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BBC Radio 4: Great Lives: Bea Campbell on Rachel Carson
- Radio broadcast about Carson's life and work. Audio file, 26:33.
Earth Observatory: Rachel Carson
- Biography and discussion of the effect of "Silent Spring." From the NASA Web site.
The Legacy of Rachel Carson
- Biographical details.
National Humanities Center: Rachel Carson and the Awakening of Environmental Consciousness
- Biographer Linda Lear discusses Carson's role in the modern environmental movement.
New York Times: Obituary
- Reports Carson's death in 1964.
Pennsylvania's Environmental Heritage: Rachel Louise Carson
- Her life and legacy. Includes biography, bibliography and Web links.
Rachel Carson Council, Inc.
- Environmental organization, founded in 1965 by Rachel Carson's colleagues, that seeks to carry on her legacy by informing and advising the public about the effects of chemicals on people, pets and the environment.
The Rachel Carson Homestead
- Carson's birthplace in Springdale, Pennsylvania. Includes information on Carson's life and works, a history of the homestead and visitor information.
Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge
- Description of the refuge located in Maine and biographical information.
Rachel Carson: Biography
- Biologist who gave scientific respectability to the environmental movement.
A Science Odyssey: Rachel Carson
- Short biography.
The TIME 100: Rachel Carson
- Names her as one of the 100 most influential people of the 20th century.
Wikipedia: Rachel Carson
- Encyclopedia article.
Witness for Nature by Linda Lear
- Book review of this biography of Rachel Carson, from the Smithsonian Magazine.
The Washington Post: A Voice for the Wilderness
- Book review of Linda Lear's 1997 biography of Carson. Click to read the first chapter of the book. (September 14, 1997)
Democracy Now!: Rachel Carson
- Carson's 1962 speech before the National Women's Press Club. Audio file (39:25) from the archives of the Pacifica Radio program Democracy Now! (December 04, 1962)
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