Brent Dalrymple

Geologist, Award Winner

1937 –

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Who is Brent Dalrymple?

G. Brent Dalrymple is an American geologist, author of The Age of the Earth and Ancient Earth, Ancient Skies, and National Medal of Science winner.

He was born in Alhambra, California. After receiving a Ph.D. from University of California, Berkeley, Dalrymple went to work at the U.S. Geological Survey in Menlo Park, California. In 1994 he left the USGS to accept a position at Oregon State University, where he served on the faculty until retiring in 2001. He is a member of the National Academy of Sciences.

In 2003, Dalrymple was awarded the National Medal of Science. He was presented with the Medal at a ceremony in 2005.

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Born
May 9, 1937
United States of America
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • University of California, Berkeley
Employment
  • Oregon State University
Lived in
  • Corvallis

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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