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Takahashi, Taro.
Oral history interview with Taro Takahashi, 1997 June 27 and December 23.
Discusses his childhood and upbringing in Japan, coming to the United States; his work in studying the carbon dioxide in the ocean and the atmosphere; environmental movement (circa 1960s); global warming; a comparison of Scripps Institution of Oceanography and Lamont-Doherty; the research vessel Vema; the relationship between the scientists at Lamont and Columbia University; financial issues facing Lamont; reactions to Paul Richard's discovery about earth's core; and other topics. Prominently mentioned are: Walter Bucher, Wallace Broecker, Maurice Ewing, Al Gore, J. Lawrence Kulp, Roger Revelle, and Manik Talwani.
Taro Takahashi (1930- ). Geophysicist, geochemist. Research scientist, and professor of geology, Lamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Columbia University from 1957.
Broecker, Wallace S., 1931-
Bucher, Walter H. (Walter Herman), 1888-
Ewing, W. Maurice (William Maurice), 1906-1974
Gore, Albert, 1948-
Kulp, J. Laurence (John Laurence), 1921-
Revelle, Roger, 1909-1991-
Richards, Paul G. 1943-
Takahashi, Taro.
Talwani, Manik.
Columbia University -- Faculty.
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
Scripps Institution of Oceanography.
Global warming.
Research vessels.
Science -- History.
Vema (Ship)
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Doel, Ronald Edmund interviewer.
Levin, Tanya J. interviewer.
Sfraga, Michael. interviewer.
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory.
American Institute of Physics. Niels Bohr Library & Archives. One Physics Ellipse, College Park, MD 20740, USA