For decades, people around the world unwittingly poisoned themselves, their children, and their environment with leaded gasoline. Then one man decided to make a difference and expose the dangers of lead in our fuel. His epic journey took him from New Jersey to California to Greenland, and beyond. Today, he is almost forgotten – but the story of his crusade against lead poisoning could make a memorable TV miniseries. It’s a long article, but worth reading start to finish.