Award Winners

1989

Large Newspaper

"Frontiers of Addiction" - 9-13 Apr. 1989

The Dallas Morning News

Honorable Mention

1988

Large Newspaper

Honorable Mention

1987

Large Newspaper

1986

Large Newspaper

"NASA Had Warning of a Disaster Risk Posed by Booster" - 9 Feb. 1986

"Rocket Engineer Describes Arguing Against Launching" - 19 Feb. 1986

"NASA Had Solution to Key Flaw in Rocket When Shuttle Exploded" - 9 Feb. 1986

The New York Times

"Sailing 25 Trillion Miles to the Stars" - 16 Oct. 1986

"Mapping Worlds Beyond Our Own" - 21 Aug. 1986

"How Did All Life Begin" - 6 Aug. 1986

The San Francisco Examiner

1985

Large Newspaper

"'Star Wars' Splits Experts into Two Camps" - 3 Mar. 1985

"Computer Bugs Seen as Fatal Flaw in 'Star Wars' " - 30 Oct. 1985

"H-Bomb Blast Planned to Test 'Star Wars' " - 20 Dec. 1985

The Washington Post

1984

Large Newspaper

1983

Large Newspaper

Series: "Wonders of Washington" - 29 May-7 June 1983

The Seattle Times

1982

Large Newspaper

"Space Telescope Holds NASA's Hopes for Grand Discoveries in Universe" - 5 Jan. 1982

"Halley's Comet: The Long Hello Begins" - 26 Oct. 1982

The New York Times

1981

Large Newspaper

1980

Large Newspaper

"Breeding the Better Cow" - 17 Mar. 1980

Philadelphia Inquirer

Honorable Mention

"Living in the Nuclear Age" (Three articles on radiation leak at the Prairie Island Nuclear Plant, Red Wing, MN) - 25 Nov. 1979

Minneapolis Tribune

1979

Large Newspaper

1978

Large Newspaper

"Bay life" ( lesser known life forms in Narragansett Bay) - 21 May 1978

Providence Journal Bulletin (Rhode Island)