Merie Tharp Biography (English)

Share Now
Loading❤️ Add to Favorites

Merie Tharp Biography (English)

Marie Tharp Biography :-

About Marie Tharo (Who is Marie Tharp) – Marie Tharp was an American geologist and oceanographic cartographer.

Birth and death of Marie Tharp :-
Born – July 30, 1920 (Ypsilanti, Michigan)
Death – August 23, 2006 (age 86) (in Nyack, New York)
Nationality – United States

Achievements of Marie Tharp :-

Marie Tharp, in partnership with Bruce Hazen, made the first scientific map of the floor of the Atlantic Ocean. Marie Tharp’s work revealed the detailed topography and multidimensional geographic landscape of the ocean floor. This discovery of Marie Tharp is considered globally important today. In 1948, when Marie Tharp began working at the Lamont Geological Laboratory (Lamont–Doherty Earth Observatory at Columbia University), little was known about the composition of the seafloor globally. It was considered mostly flat and featureless. After this, after the discovery and map of Marie Tharp, information about geology and sea level was received globally.

copyright image: google

Marie Tharp’s first map :-
Marie Tharp, an American geologist and oceanographic cartographer, produced the first map of the sea level in the North Atlantic in 1957. Two decades later, National Geographic published the first world map of the entire ocean floor, written by two geologists, titled “The World Ocean Floor”. In which Marie Tharp’s name came first. In 1995, Marie Tharp donated her entire map collection to the Library of Congress. On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of its Geography and Maps Division, the Library of Congress named him one of the most important cartographers of the 20th century. Marie Tharp died on August 23, 2006, at the age of 86, in Nyack (New York). Marie Tharp is best remembered today as an American geologist and oceanographic cartographer.

copyright image: google

More Notes...

B.Ed Lesson Diary Biology Notes CBSE Notes

Chemistry Notes कम्प्यूटर नोट्स Current Affairs

E-Books Economics Notes Education News

English Notes Geography Notes Govt Jobs

Govt Exam Notes Hindi Notes History Notes

indian Army Notes Maths Notes Model Paper

NCERT Notes Physics Notes Police Exam Notes

Politics Notes Old Papers Psychology Notes

Punjabi Notes RAJ CET Rajasthan Geography

Rajasthan History Science Notes RBSE Notes

REET, 2nd,1st Grade RS-CIT RAS,UPSC,IAS Exam

10th & 12th Notes Syllabus UGC-NET Notes

UP PET Notes आज का इतिहास Great Man बायोग्राफी


अधिक जानकारी के लिए आप हमसे संपर्क कर सकते है... +919610571004 (☎ & WhatsApp)


Subscribe
Notify of
guest
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments