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Born: 1935

Hometown: Gibbstown, NJ

Education: Ph.D in Botany

Occupation: Marine scientist

Expeditions: More than 100 explorations of the oceans

Favorite Place to Be: Underwater

Best Discovery: Every dive brings a new discovery! 

Favorite Items in the Field: A submersible ship and flippers

Personal Hero: My others, Alice Earle

Hobbies: Thing care of the planet and planting trees 


Book: Sylvia Earle (Chelsea House, 2004); The World is Blue, Sea Change

Advice: Curosity is a wonderful train in both young people and scientists. Never stop being curious and never be afraid to ask questions. 

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