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Noel W. Hinners

Noel W. Hinners (78) died on September 5, 2014. He was an alumnus of the College of Agriculture, class of 1958.

He was a geologist and soil chemist who helped NASA launch some of its farthest-reaching scientific probes into space to retrieve moon rocks, map the surface of Mars and peer beyond intergalactic dust to where stars are born.

For more information, please visit:
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/09/12/us/noel-w-hinners-voice-for-scientific-research-at-nasa-dies-at-78.html

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