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National Academy of Sciences
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National Academy of Sciences

The National Academy of Sciences (NAS) in the United States is a government-established corporation supporting scientific research. Its official journal is the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. As its name suggests, it is the national academy recognised by corresponding bodies in other countries for negotiations over research collaboration.

The umbrella group of United States National Academies, in addition to the National Academy of Sciences, also includes


The Academy presents a number of different awards:

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