Othniel Charles Marsh
#3209 Overall Influence

Othniel Charles Marsh

American paleontologist

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Othniel Charles Marsh was Professor of Paleontology in Yale College and President of the National Academy of Sciences. He was one of the preeminent scientists in the field of Paleontology. Among his legacies are the discovery or description of dozens of new species and theories on the origins of birds.

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Heidelberg University
Heidelberg University

Public research university in Heidelberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

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Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science
Yale School of Engineering & Applied Science

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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#369 World Rank #129 USA Rank
Biology