John Huth

John Huth
John Huth | © Karen Agnew


 

Donner Professor of Science at Harvard University and author of The Lost Art of Finding Our Way | USA

John Huth is the Donner Professor of Science at Harvard University. While his primary research field is in particle physics, he studies cultures of navigation, including the practice of wave piloting in the Marshall Islands, and deciphering tables of latitude and longitude for the Middle Ages. In 2015 he published the book The Lost Art of Finding Our Way.