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Emil Racoviță’s birthday
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15 November 1868, Iași – 17 November 1947
Emil Racoviță was a Romanian biologist, zoologist, speleologist, explorer of Antarctica and the first biologist in the world to study the arctic life.
Together with Grigore Antipa, he was one of the most noted promoters of natural sciences in Romania. Racoviță was the first Romanian to have gone on a scientific research expedition to the Antarctic, more than 100 years ago, as well as an influential professor, scholar and researcher.
În limba română: https://ro.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emil_Racovi%C8%9B%C4%83
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