George Edward Alcorn
George Edward Alcorn

Where did he get his education?

   He went to Occidental College, and Howard University.  At Occidental he received his degree while earning eight letters in basketball and football. Mr. Alcorn graduated with his B.A. in physics from Occidental. From Howard University, Mr Alcorn earned a Ph.D. in Atomic and Molecular Physics.

He received his degree in 1967 from Howard       He received his degree in 1962  from Occidental
  Occidental College
The Founders Library at Howard University                                                             Occidental College

What does he do?

_adapts chemicals
_classifies research
_develop other detection for life on other planets
_designs and build space instrumentation 

                                                        Where does he work?
                                                                     The National Aeronautics and Space Administration

 When was he born?
 Mr. Alcorn was born on March 22, 1940.

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