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1985 Hess Medal to Gerald J. Wasserburg

Kaula, William M. and Wasserburg, Gerald (1986) 1985 Hess Medal to Gerald J. Wasserburg. Eos, 67 (2). pp. 21-22. ISSN 0096-3941. doi:10.1029/EO067i002p00021.

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This is the first presentation of the Harry Hess Medal. Harry Hess was long Professor of Geology at Princeton. He is most renowned as a founding father of seafloor spreading but contributed significantly to a variety of advances in geology and petrology. Harry Hess died in 1969 after seeing man land on the moon, an event of interest to him as chair of the Space Science Board.

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Additional Information:© 1986 American Geophysical Union.
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Official Citation:Kaula, W. M., and G. Wasserburg (1986), 1985 Hess Medal to Gerald J. Wasserburg, Eos Trans. AGU, 67(2), 21–22, doi:10.1029/EO067i002p00021
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