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is the only scientific Laboratory in Russia which investigates extraterrestrial material on a regular basis.

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The Laboratory's main fields of research are meteorites, lunar material, cosmic dust, and impact processes.

The laboratory manages the Russian national collection of lunar samples and the meteorite collection of the Russian Academy of Sciences . These samples are on display in our museum, which is open to the public.

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