Smalley Group, The
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Wikipedia: Richard Smalley
Biographical information on Richard Smalley, the man who was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1996 for the discovery of a new form of carbon called buckminsterfullerene, or buckyballs.
Nobelprize.org: Richard E. Smalley
Autobiography of Richard Smalley includes information on his Midwestern upbringing, family, and how he became interested in science.
Nobel Prize in Chemistry 1996
Awarded to Robert F. Curl Jr., Sir Harold W. Kroto, and Richard E. Smalley for their discovery of fullerenes.