Comments for: Renowned Maine-based scientist known as ‘beloved maverick’ dies at age 85

Posted Sept. 22, 2012, at 6:02 p.m.

BOOTHBAY HARBOR | Dr. Charles Yentsch, whose influence on oceanography stretches from the Bigelow Laboratory in Boothbay Harbor across the oceans and all the way to outer space, died Wednesday at age 85. Yentsch’s long career as a scientist culminated with growing the Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, which …

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