Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Rachel Louise Carson (May 27, 1907 – April 14, 1964) was an American...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Carson predicts increased consequences in the future, especially as targeted pests develop resistance to...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Research at the Library of Medicine of the National Institutes of Health brought Carson...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Early in 1957, family tragedy struck a third time when one of the nieces...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Carson was inundated with speaking engagements, fan mail and other correspondence regarding The Sea...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Carson's supervisor, pleased with the success of the radio series, asked her to write...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Carson is also a frequent namesake for prizes awarded by philanthropic, educational and scholarly...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 The creation of the Environmental Protection Agency by the Nixon administration in 1970 addressed...

Rachel Carson

Rachel Carson : biography May 27, 1907 - April 14, 1964 Other defenders point out Carson never actually called for an outright ban on DDT,...

Libbie Hyman

Libbie Hyman : biography December 6, 1888 - August 3, 1969 Volume I (Protozoa through Ctenophora) of The Invertebrates, published in February 1940, was acknowledged...