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Cindy Lee Van Dover: The Submariner

Cindy Lee Van Dover was born on 1954. She is very passionate about the ocean and was the first (and only) woman to pilot a submarine named Alvin. Over the coarse of the years, she has lead 48 missions so far, and not all of them on Alvin. Cindy Lee Van Dover is a deep… Continue reading Cindy Lee Van Dover: The Submariner

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Steve Irwin: The Crocodile Hunter

Steve Irwin was born on February 22, 1962 to Bob and Lyn Irwin. He was born in Melbourne, Australia, and later moved to Queensland. Both of his parents were interested in biology; his mom was a wildlife rehabilitator and his dad worked in herpetology, the study of reptiles. When they moved to Queensland in 1970,… Continue reading Steve Irwin: The Crocodile Hunter

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Daphne Sheldrick, the Elephant Rescuer

Daphne Sheldrick was born in 1934 in Kenya to Bryan and Marjorie Jenkins. She was born at the time when Kenya was still a British colony. She loved working in conservation and helped a lot over the years. In 1953, she married Bill Woodly, who worked at Nairobi National Park. In 1960, they got divorced… Continue reading Daphne Sheldrick, the Elephant Rescuer