Fred Lawrence Whipple

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American astronomer

Why Is Fred Lawrence Whipple Influential?

According to Wikipedia, Fred Lawrence Whipple was an American astronomer, who worked at the Harvard College Observatory for more than 70 years. Amongst his achievements were asteroid and comet discoveries, the "dirty snowball" hypothesis of comets, and the invention of the Whipple shield.

Fred Lawrence Whipple's Published Works

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