Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Interviewed by: 
Alan Lightman
Interview date: 
Friday, 14 October 1988
Location: 
Berkeley, California

In this interview Joseph Silk discusses topics such as: influence of Boy Scouts in childhood; family background; high school education; early inter

Interviewed by: 
Tanya Levin
Interview date: 
Thursday, 28 May 1998
Location: 
Hanover, Germany

Topics include his childhood and early education; World War II experiences; decision to take up geology; availability of Western publications at Hu

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 15 May 1996
Location: 
Wilmington, North Carolina

Extensive, comprehensive interview on Worzel’s scientific and professional career.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 14 May 1996
Location: 
Wilmington, North Carolina

Extensive, comprehensive interview on Worzel’s scientific and professional career.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 3 January 1996
Location: 
Wilmington, North Carolina

Extensive, comprehensive interview on Worzel’s scientific and professional career.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Tuesday, 2 January 1996
Location: 
Wilmington, North Carolina

Extensive, comprehensive interview on Worzel’s scientific and professional career.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Friday, 10 November 1989
Location: 
Middleburg, Virginia

Descriptions of other Spilhaus oral history interviews that cover childhood as well as career in education and public service; impressions of gradu

Interviewed by: 
Babak Ashrafi
Interview date: 
Saturday, 26 March 2005
Location: 
University of Illinois Physics Department, Urbana, Illinois

Topics discussed include: Harvard education, war work at Woods Hole, research with Edward Purcell, University of Illinois, Albert Overhauser, super

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Thursday, 14 December 1995
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Discusses the move from Schermerhorn Hall at Columbia University to the Lamont Estate in Palisades, New York.

Interviewed by: 
Ronald Doel
Interview date: 
Wednesday, 18 December 1996
Location: 
South Nyack, New York

Explains why she and Bruce Heezen regarded seismologists as latecomers in turning their attention to continental drift.

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