Fine Art


Harold Kroto, Robert Curl and Richard Smalley discover fullerenes, a class of large carbon molecules superficially resembling the geodesic dome designed by architect R. Buckminster Fuller

Automatic DNA sequencer , Leroy Hood and Lloyd Smith


15 April 1985 discovery of 4175 Billbaum

21 April 1985 discovery of 5318 Dientzenhofer

13 May 1985 discovery of 7051 Sean

15 September 1985 discovery of 5319 Petrovskaya

22 September 1985 discovery of 5369 Virgiugum

14 November 1985 discovery of 5320 Lisbeth and 5321 Jagras


9 September 1985 Death of Paul John Flory

29 September 1985 Death of Beniamin Egishevich Markarian,in Yerevan, Armenia

1985 Death of Paul Harteck

1985 Death of John Franklin Enders

1985 Death of Rodney Porter

Nobel Prize

Physics to Klaus von Klitzing "for the discovery of the quantized Hall effect"

Chemistry to Herbert A. Hauptman and Jerome Karle "for their outstanding achievements in the development of direct methods for the determination of crystal structures"

Physiology or Medicine: to Michael S. Brown and Joseph L. Goldstein "for their discoveries concerning the regulation of cholesterol metabolism"

New Scientist 1985

Popular Science Jan 1985

Popular Science Feb 1985

Popular Science Jul 1985

Popular Science Sep 1985

Popular Science Dec 1985


1984 - 1985 - 1986

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