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The President's National Medal of Science: Recipient Details

William W. Rubey

Title: Professor of Geology & Geophysics
Affiliation:   University of California, Los Angeles
    Los Angeles, California USA
Gender:   Male

Year Deceased:   1974
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Award Discipline:   Physical Sciences
Award Year:   1965
Citation:   "For showing by profoundly original observations and clear physical reasoning how sand grains and mountains move and from whence the oceans come."
    Presented by President Johnson at a White House ceremony on February 10, 1966.


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