TIME Celebrates FIRSTS
In This Photo: Sylvia Earle
Sylvia Earle, the first woman to become chief scientist of the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), speaks onstage during TIME Celebrates FIRSTS on September 12, 2017 in New York City.
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