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If you think the ocean isn't important, imagine Earth without it. Mars comes to mind. No ocean, no life support system.

 
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Sylvia Earle
Sylvia Earle
  • Born: August 30, 1935
  • Nationality: American
  • Profession: Scientist

Sylvia Alice Earle DSc is an American marine biologist, explorer, author, and lecturer. She has been a National Geographic explorer-in-residence since 1998. Earle was the first female chief scientist of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, and was named by Time Magazine as its first Hero for the Planet in 1998. She is also part of the group Ocean Elders, which is dedicated to protecting the ocean and its wildlife.

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