It;might;be;tempting;to;say;inventor and;explorer;Ed;Sobey’s;life;has;been one;big;Toy Story.
Fame and National Inventors Hall of
And, he’s been in enough tight spots
Sounds tempting, except that Ed
to say he’s just been playing around.
combination of six different scientists
accomplishments into one. Here are
says he’s home about 30 percent of
coming shortly). He’s taught ocean-
• He teaches and lectures all over the
world, including facilitating science
• ;He’s;run;five;different;museums,;foun-ded;two,;and;has learned;everything
halls of collections from the ground
workshops with young people, it’s all
did manage to look around the room
Homeschool Travel Adventures
Ed;Sobey:;Explorer, Adventurer, Teacher
Ed Sobey and his wife Barbara recently took part in an expedition to study the coral reef off the
coast of Belize, a reef that is holding up better than many. The expedition’s job was to find out
why it’s faring so well compared to others in similar spots around the globe. Ed, on the right,
photographs two “citizen scientists,” as he calls them, measuring living and non-living coral.