Turco, Richard (Peter)

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TURCO, Richard (Peter)

TURCO, Richard (Peter). American, b. 1943. Genres: Earth sciences, Environmental sciences/Ecology. Career: National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, Mountain View, CA, research fellow, 1971;R&DAssociates, Los Angeles, CA, senior research scientist, 1971- 88; University of California, Los Angeles, professor, 1988-. Consultant to U.S. Department of Defense, Department of Energy, and Environmental Protection Agency. Publications: Environmental Consequences of Nuclear War, 1986; (with C. Sagan) A Path Where No Man Thought: Nuclear Winter and the End of the Arms Race, 1990; Earth under Siege, 1997. Address: Dept of Atmospheric Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, 405 Hilgard Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1565, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]