Carl Sagan Memorial Award

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The Carl Sagan Memorial Award is an award presented jointly by the American Astronautical Society and The Planetary Society to an individual or group "who has demonstrated leadership in research or policies advancing exploration of the Cosmos." The annual award, first presented in 1997, was created in honor of American astronomer, astrobiologist and science popularizer, Carl Sagan (1934–1996).


Source: American Astronautical Society

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  1. ^ "Carl Sagan Memorial Award Presented to Scott Hubbard". The Planetary Society. 13 November 2006. Retrieved 24 May 2022.
  2. ^ "Alan Stern awarded Carl Sagan Memorial Award by American Astronautical Society (AAS)". Southwest Research Institute. 14 January 2016. Retrieved 24 May 2022.
  3. ^ Science, Carnegie (9 March 2017). "Sagan Award Goes to Committee Chaired by Carnegie's Alan Dressler". Carnegie Institution for Science. Retrieved 24 May 2022. (See Alan Dressler.)

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