R.I.P. Dr. David S. McKay: 1936-2013


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R.I.P. Dr. David S. McKay: 1936-2013. More here.

Though he was most famous for being the lead author of the 1996 paper suggesting that fossil life had found in a Martian meteorite, McKay was one of the giants of planetary science whose work was far more extensive and important. He will be missed.

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