Award Winners

1976

Small Newspaper

Honorable Mention

Series on geologic history of Washington County, Maryland - 7-9 June 1976

The Morning Herald, Hagerstown, Md.

Magazine

Series of 25 articles on US Viking Mission to Mars - June-November 1975

Science News

1975

Large Newspaper

Series of four articles on the problem of hybrid DNA molecules - February-March 1975

Series of articles on the Pioneer II mission to Jupiter - November-December 1975

"Icy Curtains May Hide a New Star" - 15 May 1975

"Picture of Electricity in Liquid Form" - 19 May 1975

"Scientists Split a 'Living Fossil' " - 28 May 1975

San Francisco Chronicle

Honorable Mention

"A Formula Fails" - 3 May 1975

"Can Lightning Be Predicted and Tamed?" - 28 June 1975

"Is Behavior Inherited?" - 16 Aug. 1975

National Observer

Small Newspaper

"Aerosols Threaten Ozone Layer" - 10 Nov. 1974

"Man's Knowledge of Rainmaking Still Cloudy" - 3 Nov. 1974

"Clovis Man: He Lived and Hunted Here 11,000 Years Ago, Then Disappeared" - 6 Oct. 1974

Arizona Daily Star, Tucson

Honorable Mention

Series on PCB Contamination of the Hudson River - August-October 1975

"Dutchess County Earthquakes" - 31 Aug. 1975

"It's Long-Range Forecasting" - 17 Nov. 1974

"A Place to Learn" - 27 Oct. 1974

Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal

Magazine

Honorable Mention

"KMS Industries Bets Its Life on Laser Fusion" - December 1974

"ERTS Puts the Whole Earth Under a Microscope" - February 1975

"A New Scientific Effort to Boost Food Output" - June 1975

Fortune

1974

Large Newspaper

"Our Universe: Is it Expanding or is it Closed?" - 2 Jan. 1974

"Scientists Working to Unlock the Chemistry of Behavior" - 31 Mar. 1974

"Fossil-Dating Technique May Bring New Outlook on Man" - 18 Aug. 1974

Los Angeles Times

Small Newspaper

10-part series on oil and gas industry in Louisiana and Texas as it applied to probable development in Delaware - 17-27 Feb. 1974

Delaware State News

Honorable Mention

Magazine

Honorable Mention