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1870 – He was born on the 27th of July in Amherst, Massachusetts. He was the American pioneer of radiochemistry. 1897-1900 – He graduated from Yale University, and became a teacher. 1907 – He measured the age of rocks by the decay of uranium to lead.          – He got results of ages of ..

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1847 – Born on the 5th of January in New York City. 1868 – He was graduated at Harvard University. 1875 – Instructor of mining and metallurgy in the University of California. 1879 – Became connected with the United States Geological Survey.          – Placed in charge of the California division of geology. 1880 ..

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1820 – Born on the 20th of January. 1848 – Became professor of Topography and the preparatory courses. 1855 – He works with Play with the organization of the World Fair. 1856 – Principal private secretary of Prince Napoleon to the transitory ministry for Algeria. 1857 – Became the youngest Officer of the Legion of ..

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1872 – Wallace Walter Atwood was born.          – Wallace Walter Atwood main contribution was his idea of Global Species Consolidation.          – He theorized that men follow a set path in their evolution.          – The first stage is Dispersion, which represents migration from a point of origin.          – ..

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1814 – Born in London on the 5th of February. 1839 – He was educated at Jesus College, Cambridge, and after taking his degree of M.A. 1840 – He was elected professor of geology in King’s College, London. 1844 – He became a fellow of the Royal Society.          – His other published works ..

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1940 – Born in Berkeley, California. An American geologist and expert on plate tectonics, mountain formation, causes of mass extinctions, and paleomagnetism.   1962 – He earned his B.A. in geology.   1967 – Received his Ph.D. in geology from Princeton University.           – He was a geologist in The Netherlands and Libya ..

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1807 – May 28, born in Môtier in the canton of Fribourg, Switzerland.   1827 – 1830 – Attended the University of Munich. He received the degree of Doctor of Philosophy at Erlangenin 1829 and recieved his medical degree from the University of Erlangen in 1830.   1831 – November, he went to Paris to ..

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1859 – Born on the 17th of September in Montreal, Canada. 1889 – He became a professor at McGill University, Canada. 1892 – He became the Logan Professor of Geology.          – He served as the Dean for the Faculty of Applied Science and then as Vice-Principal to the University. 1896 – ..

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1806 – Born on the 11th of December at Berlin, Germany. 1842 – He was appointed professor of mineralogy in the university of Dorpat (Tartu),          and gave attention to the geology and mineralogy of Russia.        – He investigated the geology of the Caucasus when residing some time at Tiflis. 1886 – He died on ..

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