How the Global Warming Scare Began
A great scientist named Roger Revelle had Al Gore in his class at Harvard and the Global Warming campaign was born. Revelle tried to calm things down years l...
Bernard Rands
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Scripps Institution of Oceanography
117°15′13″W / 32.865437°N 117.253626°W / 32.865437; -117.253626The Scripps Institution of Oceanography (sometimes referred to as SIO, Scripps Oceanography, or Scripps) in San ...
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Sheldon Brown (artist)
Sheldon Brown (born July 13, 1962) is an American artist and Professor of Computer Art at the University of California, San Diego. He is the Director of the Arthur C. Clarke Center for Human Imaginati...
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Fred Spiess
Dr. Fred Noel Spiess (December 25, 1919 – September 8, 2006) was an oceanographer and marine explorer who helped create the FLIP floating laboratory.Spiess (pronounced SPEES) was born in Oakland, Cali...
Cristian Dumitru Popescu
Cristian Dumitru Popescu is a Romanian-American mathematician at the University of California, San Diego. His research interests are in Algebraic Number Theory, and in particular, in special values of...
Roger Y. Tsien
Roger Yonchien Tsien (born February 1, 1952) is an American biochemist. He is a professor at the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, San Diego. He was awarded the 2008 ...
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Bernhard Palsson
Bernhard Ørn Palsson is the Galletti Professor of Bioengineering and an Adjunct Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego.
Palsson received his PhD from the University of Wi...
Eleanor Antin
Eleanor Antin (born Eleanor Fineman, February 27, 1935) is an American performance artist, film-maker, installation artist, conceptual artist and feminist artist.
Eleanor Fineman was born in the B...
Mary Lindenstein Walshok
Mary Lindenstein Walshok (born 1942) is an American sociologist.
She is currently employed as the Associate Vice Chancellor of Public Programs and the Dean of Extended Studies at the University of...
Masao Miyoshi
Masao Miyoshi (三好将夫, Miyoshi Masao, 1928 – 1 October 2009) was a scholar of literature and culture and Hajime Mori Endowed Chair in Japanese Language and Literature at the University of Califo...
Paul Churchland
Paul Churchland (born October 21, 1942) is a Canadian philosopher noted for his studies in neurophilosophy and the philosophy of mind. He is Professor Emeritus at the University of California, San Die...
Douglas Richman
Douglas D. Richman (born 15 February 1943, New York, NY) is a American medical virologist. Richman has worked primarily in the HIV field over the past twenty years, with major contributions in the are...
Stanley Miller
Stanley Lloyd Miller (March 7, 1930 – May 20, 2007) was a Jewish-American chemist who made landmark experiments in the origin of life by demonstrating that a wide range of vital organic compounds ca...
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William Nierenberg
William Aaron Nierenberg (February 13, 1919 – September 10, 2000) was an American physicist who worked on the Manhattan Project and was director of the Scripps Institution of Oceanography from 1...
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Gabriel Jackson
Gabriel Jackson may refer to:
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Kartik Seshadri
Kartik Seshadri (born 1957) is an Indian sitar player and teacher of Indian classical music. He is the director of the Indian Classical Music Ensemble at the University of California, San Diego.
S...
Bram Dijkstra
Bram Dijkstra (born 5 July 1938) is a retired professor of English literature and the author of seven books on literary and artistic subjects. He also curates art exhibitions and writes catalog essays...
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Jerry M. Linenger
Jerry Michael Linenger (born January 16, 1955), M.D., M.S.S.M., M.P.H., Ph.D., is a retired Captain in the United States Navy Medical Corps, and a former NASA astronaut who flew on the Space Shuttle a...
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S.-Y. Kuroda
Sige-Yuki Kuroda (黒田 成幸, Kuroda Shigeyuki, 1934 – February 25, 2009), aka S.-Y. Kuroda, was Professor Emeritusand Research Professor of Linguistics at the University of California, San Diego.A...
Marta Kutas
Marta Kutas (born September 2, 1949) is a Professor and Chair of cognitive science and an adjunct professor of neuroscience at the University of California, San Diego. She also directs the Center for...
Van H. Vu
Van H. Vu (Vietnamese: Vũ Hà Văn) is a Vietnamese mathematician, Percey F. Smith Professor of Mathematics at Yale University.
Vu graduated at the Eötvös University, Budapest, in 1994, his M.Sc...
Jack Wolf
Jack Keil Wolf (March 14, 1935 – May 12, 2011) was an American researcher in information theory and coding theory.
Wolf was born in 1935 in Newark, New Jersey, received his undergraduate degree f...
Jill Lepore
Jill Lepore (born 1966) is a professor of American history at Harvard University and chair of Harvard's History and Literature Program. She is a staff writer at The New Yorker, and her essays and revi...
Karen Kavanagh
Karen L. Kavanagh, PhD, is a professor of physics at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada, where she heads the Kavanagh Lab, a research lab working on semiconductor nanoscience...