Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 24 May 1997
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Tharp is able to go on an Eastward cruise. Describes the ship, conditions on board, and the science performed.

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Saturday, 28 June 1997
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Discusses issues involved with mapping the ocean floors. Describes scientists’ disbelief of the rift valley. Who used the maps.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 14 September 1994
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Discusses her childhood and Tharp family history; her work in seismology and cartography with Lamont Doherty Observatory, National Geographic, and

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Friday, 16 May 1997
Location: 
South Thomaston, Maine

Family background and upbringing in western Canada, Denmark, and United States; early interest in going to sea; recollections of high school and su

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 21 May 1997
Location: 
Seacock, Massachusetts

Family background and childhood in Fingerlakes, New York region; recollections of religious influences on family; recollections of undergraduate tr

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Friday, 22 August 1997
Location: 
Buenos Aires, Argentina

Childhood and youth in Buenos Aires, Argentina; impressions of importance of the Antarctic to Argentina, Antarctic scientific research, geopolitics

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Thursday, 10 October 1996
Location: 
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, New York

Discusses his childhood in Brooklyn; graduate work at Colunbia; Georg Wust's influence as visiting professor at Lamont and the influence of the Ger

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Thursday, 9 January 1997
Location: 
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, New York

Discusses his childhood in Brooklyn; graduate work at Colunbia; Georg Wust's influence as visiting professor at Lamont and the influence of the Ger

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Thursday, 25 September 1997
Location: 
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Palisades, New York

Discusses his childhood in Brooklyn; graduate work at Colunbia; Georg Wust's influence as visiting professor at Lamont and the influence of the Ger

Interviewed by: 
Hans von Storch and Dirk Olbers
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 February 2006
Location: 
Center for Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (ZMAW), Hamburg, Germany

In this interview, Klaus Hasselmann discusses topics such as: his family background and how he became interested in physics; getting his PhD from t

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