Sir John Murray KCB FRS FRSE FRSGS (3 March 1841 – 16 March 1914) was a
pioneering ... He was the first to note the existence of the Mid-Atlantic Ridge and
of oceanic trenches. He also noted t...
These first seafaring explorers, navigators and oceanographers began to pay
attention to the ocean in many ways. They observed waves, storms, tides, and ...
HMS Challenger in St. Thomas Harbor in 1876 near the end of its four year long
expedition to explore the world's oceans. The Challenger was the first true ...
Mar 16, 2012 ... Murray had a go at being a doctor at first, taking part in a whaling ... a Scottish
marine zoologist and oceanographer, and contemporary of ...
Such people were actually the first oceanographers. For example, as long as 24
centuries ago, a Mediterranean captain on a voyage to Egypt knew that when ...
American astronomer, historian, oceanographer, meteorologist, and cartographer
who published the first book about oceanography and is considered the father ...
Mar 3, 2015 ... On March 3, 1841, pioneering Scottish oceanographer, marine ... He was the first
who identified the carbonate compensation depth in oceans.
oceanography ... --1876-1882: first assistant, publication of the scientific results of
the Challenger mission ... --1897-1898: first expedition to Christmas Island
Jul 1, 2013 ... It was the first expedition organized and funded for a specific scientific purpose:
to examine the deep-sea floor and answer questions about the ...
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first "Hero for the Planet" by Time magazine, is an oceanographer, explorer, ...