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Man Who Founded Mauna Loa Observatory Turns 100-Years-Old
The man who founded the Mauna Loa Observatory here on the Big Island has turned 100-years-old. Many Texans have played prominent roles in science. Among them is Dr. Robert Simpson, a Corpus Christi native and graduate of Georgetown's Southwestern University. Simpson founded Hawaii's Mauna Loa Observatory, the world's best known atmospheric monitoring station. He also…