Award Winners

1971

Large Newspaper

Honorable Mention

"Scientists Are Harnessing Our Runaway Technology" - 5 Sept. 1971

"Who is Accountable? Scientists Face Their Frankenstein" - 27 June 1971

"Science Academy Facing Cries for Reform" - 26 Apr. 1971

The Washington Post

1970

Large Newspaper

"Taming the H-Bomb: Physicists Edge Closer Controlled Release of Energy from Fusion" - 3 Dec. 1969

The Wall Street Journal

Honorable Mention

"Food Safety- A Worry in Era of Additives" - 9 Nov. 1969

"Challenge to Food Tests" - 10 Nov. 1969

The New York Times

"Electricity for the Future: Utilities Turn to the Atom as Cost of Fossil Fuel Soars" - 24 Aug.1970

"Experts Still Have to Solve Problem of Radiation. Burgeoning Atomic Plants Run into Pollution Awareness" - 25 Aug. 1970

"Crisis at Houston" - 19 Apr. 1970

The Washington Post

1969

Large Newspaper

"Germ Warfare: A Grim Pandora's Box" - 13 Oct. 1968

"Despite Cost, ABM Won't Protect Us" - 4 May 1969

"Of Atoms and Men" - 24 Dec. 1968, 14 Jan. 1969, 26 Feb. 1969, 15 May 1969

Los Angeles Times

Honorable Mention

Series of articles on the science of the Apollo moon landing - July-September 1969

The Washington Post

1968

Large Newspaper

Series of 10 articles on pulsars, largely exclusive, covering their discovery and early study - 10 Mar. -19 July 1968

The New York Times

1967

Large Newspaper

1966

Large Newspaper

"The Epic of Surveyor I" - 31 May - 14 July 1966

The New York Times