Clarence King

Clarence King : biography January 6, 1842 - December 24, 1901 Clarence R. King ( – ) was an American geologist, mountaineer, and...

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld : biography 18 November 1832 - 12 August 1901 Freiherr Nils Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld (18 November 1832, Helsinki, Finland – 12...

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld

Adolf Erik Nordenskiöld : biography 18 November 1832 - 12 August 1901 Adolf Erik was the father of Gustaf Nordenskiöld (explorer of Mesa Verde) and...

James Hector

James Hector : biography 16 March 1834 - 6 November 1907 Sir James Hector (16 March 1834 – 6 November 1907) was a...

Roderick Murchison

Roderick Murchison : biography 22 February 1792 - 22 October 1871 In 2009, the Ural-Scottish Society erected a memorial to Murchison on the banks of...

Roderick Murchison

Roderick Murchison : biography 22 February 1792 - 22 October 1871 Sir Roderick Impey Murchison, 1st Baronet KCB DCL FRS FRSE FLS PRGS...

William Buckland

William Buckland : biography 12 March 1784 - 14 August 1856 From his investigations of fossil bones at Kirkdale Cave, in Yorkshire, he concluded that...

William Buckland

William Buckland : biography 12 March 1784 - 14 August 1856 The Very Rev. Dr William Buckland DD FRS (12 March 1784 –...

Abraham Gottlob Werner

Abraham Gottlob Werner : biography 25 September 1749 - 30 June 1817 Von den äusserlichen Kennzeichen der Fossilien (On the External Characters of Fossils,...

Abraham Gottlob Werner

Abraham Gottlob Werner : biography 25 September 1749 - 30 June 1817 Abraham Gottlob Werner (25 September 1749 – 30 June 1817), was...