Inge Lehmann

Inge Lehmann and the Center of the Earth

By Jaime Seltzer Inge Lehmann was born in 1888 in Copenhagen. Her parents were both of an intellectual bent; her father was Professor of Psychology at the University of Copenhagen, where he taught classes on the battle between superstition and reason. The principal of Inge’s secondary school was Hanna Alder, Niels Bohr’s aunt, who had […]