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Chemist Samuel Kounaves | Meeting the minds

Mars research culminates his dream

Samuel Kounaves led the team that conducted chemical analysis of NASA samples from Mars. Samuel Kounaves led the team that conducted chemical analysis of NASA samples from Mars. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff)
By Billy Baker
Globe Correspondent / August 4, 2008

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One year ago today, Samuel Kounaves stood on a jetty in the predawn stillness of a Florida morning, focused his eyes on a spot 3 miles across the water, and waited for his moment. (Full article: 1156 words)

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