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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Alan M. Kriegsman
Alan M. Kriegsman (February 28, 1928 – August 31, 2012) was an American dance critic who won the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for his work at The Washington Post, the first to win the Pulitzer Prize for Critic...
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...
Roger Revelle
Roger Randall Dougan Revelle (March 7, 1909 — July 15, 1991) was a scientist and scholar who was instrumental in the formative years of the University of California, San Diego and was one of the first...
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...
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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Gabriel Jackson
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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.
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Christos Papadimitriou
Christos Harilaos Papadimitriou (Greek: Χρήστος Χαρίλαος Παπαδημητρίου; born August 16, 1949, Athens) is a Greek engineer, computer scientist, and professor of Computer Science at the University of Ca...
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Elissa L. Newport
Elissa L. Newport is a Professor of Neurology at Georgetown University. She specializes in language acquisition and developmental psycholinguistics, focusing on the relationship between language deve...
Victor Nizet
Victor Nizet, M.D. is a pediatric physician-scientist who as of 2013 was Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacy at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine and Skaggs School of ...
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...
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...
Bernd T. Matthias
Bernd Theodor Matthias (June 8, 1918 – October 27, 1980) was a German-born American physicist credited with discoveries of hundreds of elements and alloys with superconducting properties. He was said ...
George Sugihara
George Sugihara (Born 16 December 1949 in Tokyo, Japan) is professor of biological oceanography in the Physical Oceanography Research Division at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, where he is t...
F. G. Bailey
Frederick George Bailey (born 1924) is a British social anthropologist. He received his Ph.D. in social anthropology from Manchester University, working under Max Gluckman, and is closely associated w...