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Chamberlin, Thomas C.

Thomas C. Chamberlin (1843–1928) was an American glacial geologist and educator who, at the turn of the 20th century, challenged the generally accepted Laplacian theory that the Earth was formed by hot gases and was gradually becoming cooler. He suggested the ...

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