J. Lawrence Smith Medal

J. Lawrence Smith Medal is awarded every three years by the National Academy of Sciences for investigations of meteoric bodies.[1] The medal is in honor of its namesake, the American chemist and meteoriticist, J. Lawrence Smith.

J. Lawrence Smith Medal
Awarded forinvestigations of meteoric bodies.
Presented byUnited States National Academy of Sciences
First awardedc1888


Source: NAS

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  1. ^ "J. Lawrence Smith Medal". National Academy of Sciences. Archived from the original on 27 May 2016. Retrieved 20 December 2014.

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