August 10, 2006

I didn't even realize he had still been with us.

But he had been, up until yesterday, when he passed away at 91. In a field full of big brainy brilliance, he still managed to find a way to make his mark--Pioneering Astrophysicist James Van Allen Dies

An autobiographical article from 1990 can be found here.

Posted by Terry Oglesby at August 10, 2006 11:12 AM