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George Fitzgerald Smoot III (born February 20, 1945) is an American astrophysicist, cosmologist, Nobel laureate, and one of two contestants to win the US$1 million prize on Are You Smarter than a 5th Grader? (2007). He won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2006 for his work on the Cosmic Background Explorer with John C. Mather that led to the "... See full bio »

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The Big Bang Theory Dr. George Smoot / George F. Smoot
2009-2019

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 2009-2019 The Big Bang Theory (TV Series)
George F. Smoot / Dr. George Smoot
- The Laureate Accumulation (2019) ... George F. Smoot (as Dr. George F. Smoot)
- The Terminator Decoupling (2009) ... Dr. George Smoot
 2013 Rhythms of the Universe (Short)
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 2010 The Mystery of the Vitruvian Man (Video documentary) (special thanks)
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Alternate Names:

Dr. George F. Smoot

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6' 2" (1.88 m)
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He won the Nobel Prize in Physics in 2006 for his work on COBE with John C. Mather that led to the measurement "of the black body form and anisotropy of the cosmic microwave background radiation.".

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Smooty

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