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RPIF Pioneers of Astrogeology

Some of the pioneers in planetary geologic research include Eugene Shoemaker, Harrison "Jack" Schmitt, Don Wilhelms, Raymond Batson, David Roddy, Gordon Swann and Baerbel Lucchitta. Click on the images below to learn about each person and their contributions to Astrogeology.

Baerbel Lucchitta at Astrogeology Science Center Thumb
Baerbel Lucchitta



Gene Shoemaker
Eugene Shoemaker


Ray Batson
Ray Batson









Don Wilhelms
Don Wilhelms










Dave Roddy
Dave Roddy










Harrison Schmitt Apollo 17
Harrison Schmitt



Gordon Swann crab fishing
Gordon Swann 









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