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Encyclopedia Articles (3)

127 words, approx. 1 pages
Alfred Lothar Wegener 1880-1930 German geophysicist whose theory of continental drift preceeded the current understanding of plate tectonics. Born in Berlin, the son of an orphanage director, Wegener ... Read more
605 words, approx. 3 pages
Alfred Lothar Wegener 1880-1930 German Meteorologist and Geophysicist Alfred Lothar Wegener was a meteorologist and geophysicist best known for his theory of continental drift, according to which Eart... Read more
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Wegener, Alfred (1880-1930) German meteorologist Alfred Wegener was primarily a meteorologist who became much more famous for proposing the idea of continental drift. Decades after his death, the theo... Read more