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In Chapter 4, “Darwin’s Barnacles, Agassiz’s Jellyfish,” author Christoph Irmscher describes his subject’s obsession with marine organisms.

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Contributors

By | May 1, 2013

Meet some of the people featured in the May 2013 issue of The Scientist.

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The King of Turtles

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American naturalist Louis Agassiz had a zeal for collecting that encouraged a nation to engage with nature.

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