Adam Sedgwick was a British geologist, one of the founders of modern geology. He proposed the Devonian period of the geological timescale. source
I used to skip out of high school and go flying. It was just one of those things I thought it was kind of a cool thing to do. I never thought about doing that as a profession but I started checking things out and I found out there was a flight school down in Daytona Beach called Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.