RPIF Pioneers of Astrogeology

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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.

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Baerbel posing on Grover

Baerbel Lucchitta