Google Doodle Pays Tribute To American Geologist Marie Tharp

Marie Tharp

The doodle honors the life of American geologist and oceanographic cartographer Marie Tharp, who contributed to the validation of continental drift theories. Why is Marie Tharp being celebrated? The world’s conceptions of the ocean were changed by the revolutionary ocean maps that American geologist and oceanographer Marie Tharp produced. On November 21, 1998, Tharp was … Read more