|Alma mater||Southern Methodist University|
|Awards||National Geographic Young Explorer|
Andrés Ruzo is a geothermal scientist and a National Geographic Young Explorer, known for his science outreach work, and his exploration of Shanay-Timpishka, the "Boiling River of the Amazon".
He was raised in Nicaragua, Peru, and Texas, and studied at Southern Methodist University, gaining degrees in Geology (BSc) and Finance (BBA). As of February 2016[update], he is undertaking a PhD there.
He is married and his wife also works as his field partner.
- The Boiling River: Adventure and Discovery in the Amazon. Simon & Schuster/TED. 2016. ISBN 978-1501119477.
- "About TED Books". TED. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
- "Andrés Ruzo, Geologist". National Geographic Society. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
- "Survival Guide: Boiling Point With Andrés Ruzo". National Geographic. National Geographic Society. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
- "Geothermal Lab - Dedman College - SMU". Southern Methodist University. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
- "SMU grad student discovers river in Peru so hot it boils animals alive". Southern Methodist University. Retrieved 29 July 2016.
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