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The Ship's Log

Edward O. Wilson (June 10, 1929 - December 26, 2021)

Dec 30, 2021 - GulfQuest News

Edward O. Wilson (June 10, 1929 - December 26, 2021)

Edward O. Wilson was a biologist, naturalist, and author along with being an Alabama native. Called "the father of sociobiology" and "the father of biodiversity," and nicknamed “Ant Man” for being the world’s leading expert on Ants, Wilson was considered a pioneer across the world. Wilson showed us how some of the smallest creatures could answer the biggest questions. 
 
Rest in Peace, Edward O. Wilson (June 10, 1929 – December 26, 2021) 







MISS THE BOAT

We "miss the boat" when we arrive too late to be of any use. In port, if a sailor missed the boat sent to return him to his ship, he was considered absent without leave, and therefore in serious trouble.