Circular medal with images of flask, stars, stripes, sickle with hammer and inscriptions: "Scientific Cooperation" and text in Russian, as well as letters inscribed inside flask: "NASUSA AHCCCP." Reverse side is inscribed: "NAS-AH CCCP 1959-1989, Linus Pauling 1989." Commemorates thirty years of cooperation between the National Academy of Sciences in the United States and the Soviet Academy of Sciences in the Soviet Union.
Awarded by NAS-AH CCCP.
Subject: International relations
Name: Soviet Academy of Sciences