Alfred Wegener

Alfred WegenerIn existographies, Alfred Wegener (1880-1930) (IQ:160|#536) (Simmons 100:53) was German geophysicist noted for his 1910 Pangaea theory of continental drift, and supercontinent formation.

Overview
In 1910, Wegener conceived supercontinent (Pangea) theory and continental drift theory; in 1912 went on expedition to find evidence of fossil plant overlap between fitting continents.

Quotes | On
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“I don’t choose my masters and friends according to limelight. Galileo, Semmelweis (Ѻ), Wegener, Darwin, Belousov (Ѻ), McClintock, and Lynn Margulis were not always in the limelight.”
Erland Lagerroth (2011), “My Way of Discover” (Ѻ)

External links
Alfred Wegener – Wikipedia.

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