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Margaret D Lowman

Margaret D Lowman About Scientist and author known for her work in the fields of conservation biology and canopy ecology. Her science-themed books include It’s a Jungle Up There and Life in the Treetops. Other Informations After graduating from Williams College with a degree in biology, she studied ecology at Aberdeen University and botany at …

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Lloyd Hall

Lloyd Hall About Remembered for his significant innovations in the realm of food preservation, this twentieth-century chemist patented close to sixty of his food processes. Most notably, he further developed chemist Karl Seifert’s meat curing methods. Other Informations After earning a bachelor’s degree in chemistry and pharmaceuticals from Northwestern University, he received his master’s degree …

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Lisa Kytosaho

Lisa Kytosaho About Swedish conservationist who is known for her work in cheetah rehabilitation and wildlife conservation. She is the head of Western Cape Cheetah Conservation and shares photos of the different animals she cares for through Instagram for her over¬†190,000 followers.¬† Other Informations She originally studied in Sweden to become an animal carer. She …

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John Muir

John Muir About Naturalist and conservationist who explored Yosemite and is known as the “Father of the National Park.” He was an advocate for Western forests and he was a strong proponent of the National park bill, which was passed by congress in 1890 and established Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks. Other Informations He emigrated …

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James Prescott Joule

James Prescott Joule About Scientist whose discoveries in heat and energy led to the Law of conservation of energy and the First law of thermodynamics. Other Informations In 1845, he published a paper observing that mechanical power can be turned into heat. The international unit of movement and heat was named “joule” after his advancements …

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Kuzman Shapkarev

Kuzman Shapkarev About An ethnographer, folklorist, and scientist integral in the Bulgarian National Revival. He wrote several 19th century Bulgarian textbooks on science, religion, and geography. Other Informations He started off as a teacher of the Bulgarian language, and helped establish two Solun high schools. He became a member of the Bulgarian Academy of Science …