PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award

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The PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award celebrates writing that exemplifies literary excellence on the subject of physical and biological sciences. The winner receives a cash award of näytä lisää $10,000 and will be honored at the PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.

Official award page

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalists

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Longlists näytä vähemmän
Stages:
Kaikki, Winner (16), Shortlist (53), Longlist (84)
Luokat:
Kaikki, Runner-up (3), No Category (108)
Vuodet:
Kaikki, 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (10), 2020 (10), 2019 (10), 2018 (10), 2017 (10), 2016 (10), 2015 (9), 2014 (10), 2013 (6), 2012 (3), 2011 (3)

Winner 16

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Heartbreak: A Personal and Scientific Journey (tekijä: Florence Williams)2023
Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship (tekijä: Catherine Raven)2022
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl (tekijä: Jonathan C. Slaght)2021
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves (tekijä: Frans de Waal)2020
Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter (tekijä: Ben Goldfarb)2019
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine (tekijä: Lindsey Fitzharris)2018
Patient H.M.: A Story of Memory, Madness, and Family Secrets (tekijä: Luke Dittrich)2017
Thunder & Lightning: Weather Past, Present, Future (tekijä: Lauren Redniss)2016
War of the Whales: A True Story (tekijä: Joshua Horwitz)2015
High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society (tekijä: Carl Hart)2014
The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature (tekijä: David George Haskell)Runner-up2013
Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior (tekijä: Leonard Mlodinow)2013
Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them (tekijä: Donovan Hohn)Runner-up2012
Informaatio (tekijä: James Gleick)2012
Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology (tekijä: David Abram)Runner-up2011
The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer (tekijä: Siddhartha Mukherjee)2011

Shortlist 53

TeosVuosi
Heartbreak: A Personal and Scientific Journey (tekijä: Florence Williams)2023
Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage (tekijä: Rachel E. Gross)2023
Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution's Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction (tekijä: David George Haskell)2023
The Big Bang of Numbers: How to Build the Universe Using Only Math (tekijä: Manil Suri)2023
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us (tekijä: Ed Yong)2023
Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship (tekijä: Catherine Raven)2022
The Memory Thief: And the Secrets Behind How We Remember--A Medical Mystery (tekijä: Lauren Aguirre)2022
The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred (tekijä: Chanda Prescod-Weinstein)2022
Believers: Making a Life at the End of the World (tekijä: Lisa Wells)2022
Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive (tekijä: Carl Zimmer)2022
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl (tekijä: Jonathan C. Slaght)2021
The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think (tekijä: Jennifer Ackerman)2021
Fathoms: The World in the Whale (tekijä: Rebecca Giggs)2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers (tekijä: Emily Levesque)2021
The Next Great Migration: The Beauty and Terror of Life on the Move (tekijä: Sonia Shah)2021
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves (tekijä: Frans de Waal)2020
Conscience: The Origins of Moral Intuition (tekijä: Patricia S. Churchland)2020
On the Backs of Tortoises: Darwin, the Galapagos, and the Fate of an Evolutionary Eden (tekijä: Elizabeth Hennessy)2020
The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption (tekijä: Dahr Jamail)2020
Losing Earth: A Recent History (tekijä: Nathaniel Rich)2020
Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter (tekijä: Ben Goldfarb)2019
The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization (tekijä: Vince Beiser)2019
The Beginning of Everything: The Year I Lost My Mind and Found Myself (tekijä: Andrea J. Buchanan)2019
Blue Dreams: The Science and the Story of the Drugs that Changed Our Minds (tekijä: Lauren Slater)2019
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity (tekijä: Carl Zimmer)2019
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine (tekijä: Lindsey Fitzharris)2018
American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World (tekijä: David Baron)2018
Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life (tekijä: David R. Montgomery)2018
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America (tekijä: Ron Powers)2018
Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst (tekijä: Robert M. Sapolsky)2018
Coyote America: A Natural and Supernatural History (tekijä: Dan Flores)2017
How to Make a Spaceship: A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight (tekijä: Julian Guthrie)2017
Lab Girl (tekijä: Hope Jahren)2017
The Dragon Behind the Glass: A True Story of Power, Obsession, and the World's Most Coveted Fish (tekijä: Emily Voigt)2017
Rain: A Natural and Cultural History (tekijä: Cynthia Barnett)2016
The Boy Who Played with Fusion: Extreme Science, Extreme Parenting, and How to Make a Star (tekijä: Tom Clynes)2016
The End of Plenty: The Race to Feed a Crowded World (tekijä: Joel K. Bourne Jr)2016
Island on Fire: the Extraordinary Story of Laki, the Forgotten Volcano that Turned Eighteenth-Century Europe Dark (tekijä: Alexandra Witze)2016
How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World (tekijä: Steven Johnson)2015
The Sixth Extinction: An Unnatural History (tekijä: Elizabeth Kolbert)2015
The Age of Radiance: The Epic Rise and Dramatic Fall of the Atomic Era (tekijä: Craig Nelson)2015
Proof: The Science of Booze (tekijä: Adam Rogers)2015
High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society (tekijä: Carl Hart)2014
The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light (tekijä: Paul Bogard)2014
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (tekijä: Sheri Fink)2014
Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking (tekijä: Douglas Hofstadter)2014
Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story About Looking at People Looking at Animals in America (tekijä: Jon Mooallem)2014
The Forest Unseen: A Year's Watch in Nature (tekijä: David George Haskell)2013
The Violinist's Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code (tekijä: Sam Kean)2013
Spillover: Animal Infections and the Next Human Pandemic (tekijä: David Quammen)2013
Rabid: A Cultural History of the World's Most Diabolical Virus (tekijä: Bill Wasik)2013
Moby-Duck: The True Story of 28,800 Bath Toys Lost at Sea and of the Beachcombers, Oceanographers, Environmentalists, and Fools, Including the Author, Who Went in Search of Them (tekijä: Donovan Hohn)2012
Becoming Animal: An Earthly Cosmology (tekijä: David Abram)2011

Longlist 84

TeosVuosi
Heartbreak: A Personal and Scientific Journey (tekijä: Florence Williams)2023
Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage (tekijä: Rachel E. Gross)2023
Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution's Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction (tekijä: David George Haskell)2023
The Big Bang of Numbers: How to Build the Universe Using Only Math (tekijä: Manil Suri)2023
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us (tekijä: Ed Yong)2023
Orchid Muse: A History of Obsession in Fifteen Flowers (tekijä: Erica Hannickel)2023
A Molecule Away from Madness: Tales of the Hijacked Brain (tekijä: Sara Manning Peskin)2023
The Wine-Dark Sea Within: A Turbulent History of Blood (tekijä: Dhun Sethna)2023
Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist (tekijä: Frans de Waal)2023
Dancing Cockatoos and the Dead Man Test: How Behavior Evolves and Why It Matters (tekijä: Marlene Zuk)2023
Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship (tekijä: Catherine Raven)2022
The Memory Thief: And the Secrets Behind How We Remember--A Medical Mystery (tekijä: Lauren Aguirre)2022
The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred (tekijä: Chanda Prescod-Weinstein)2022
Believers: Making a Life at the End of the World (tekijä: Lisa Wells)2022
Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive (tekijä: Carl Zimmer)2022
This Is the Voice (tekijä: John Colapinto)2022
Holding Back the River: The Struggle Against Nature on America's Waterways (tekijä: Tyler J. Kelley)2022
Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth (tekijä: Avi Loeb)2022
Second Nature: Scenes from a World Remade (tekijä: Nathaniel Rich)2022
Count Down: How Our Modern World Is Threatening Sperm Counts, Altering Male and Female Reproductive Development, and Imperiling the Future of the Human Race (tekijä: Shanna H. Swan)2022
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl (tekijä: Jonathan C. Slaght)2021
The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think (tekijä: Jennifer Ackerman)2021
Fathoms: The World in the Whale (tekijä: Rebecca Giggs)2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers (tekijä: Emily Levesque)2021
The Next Great Migration: The Beauty and Terror of Life on the Move (tekijä: Sonia Shah)2021
A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You (tekijä: Sean B. Carroll)2021
Apollo's Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live (tekijä: Nicholas A. Christakis MD PhD)2021
Nose Dive: A Field Guide to the World's Smells (tekijä: Harold McGee)2021
The Better Half: On the Genetic Superiority of Women (tekijä: Sharon Moalem)2021
Breath from Salt: A Deadly Genetic Disease, a New Era in Science, and the Patients and Families Who Changed Medicine Forever (tekijä: Bijal P. Trivedi)2021
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves (tekijä: Frans de Waal)2020
Conscience: The Origins of Moral Intuition (tekijä: Patricia S. Churchland)2020
On the Backs of Tortoises: Darwin, the Galapagos, and the Fate of an Evolutionary Eden (tekijä: Elizabeth Hennessy)2020
The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption (tekijä: Dahr Jamail)2020
Losing Earth: A Recent History (tekijä: Nathaniel Rich)2020
The Body: A Guide for Occupants (tekijä: Bill Bryson)2020
Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience (tekijä: Michael S. A. Graziano)2020
The Deep History of Ourselves: The Four-Billion-Year Story of How We Got Conscious Brains (tekijä: Joseph LeDoux)2020
Hot Carbon (tekijä: Professor John F. Marra)2020
Asumiskelvoton maapallo: Elämä lämpenemisen jälkeen (tekijä: David Wallace-Wells)2020
Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter (tekijä: Ben Goldfarb)2019
The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization (tekijä: Vince Beiser)2019
The Beginning of Everything: The Year I Lost My Mind and Found Myself (tekijä: Andrea J. Buchanan)2019
Blue Dreams: The Science and the Story of the Drugs that Changed Our Minds (tekijä: Lauren Slater)2019
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity (tekijä: Carl Zimmer)2019
What Is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics (tekijä: Adam Becker)2019
Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World (tekijä: Marcia Bjornerud)2019
The Poison Squad: One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century (tekijä: Deborah Blum)2019
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life (tekijä: David Quammen)2019
Seaweed Chronicles: A World at the Water’s Edge (tekijä: Susan Hand Shetterly)2019
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine (tekijä: Lindsey Fitzharris)2018
American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World (tekijä: David Baron)2018
Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life (tekijä: David R. Montgomery)2018
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America (tekijä: Ron Powers)2018
Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst (tekijä: Robert M. Sapolsky)2018
How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain (tekijä: Lisa Feldman Barrett)2018
The Greatest Story Ever Told--So Far: Why Are We Here? (tekijä: Lawrence M. Krauss)2018
The Climate Swerve: Reflections on Mind, Hope, and Survival (tekijä: Robert Jay Lifton)2018
Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River (tekijä: David Owen)2018
The Evolution of Beauty: How Darwin's Forgotten Theory of Mate Choice Shapes the Animal World - and Us (tekijä: Richard O. Prum)2018
The Genius of Birds (tekijä: Jennifer Ackerman)2017
What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins (tekijä: Jonathan Balcombe)2017
The Gene: An Intimate History (tekijä: Siddhartha Mukherjee)2017
Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial, and the Fight over Controlling Nature (tekijä: Jordan Fisher Smith)2017
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars (tekijä: Dava Sobel)2017
The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self (tekijä: Anil Ananthaswamy)2016
Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved (tekijä: Marcia Bartusiak)2016
The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults (tekijä: Frances E. Jensen)2016
Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry (tekijä: Jeffrey A. Lieberman)2016
Spooky Action at a Distance: The Phenomenon That Reimagines Space and Time--and What It Means for Black Holes, the Big Bang, and Theories of Everything (tekijä: George Musser)2016
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery (tekijä: Sam Kean)2015
Small: Life and Death on the Front Lines of Pediatric Surgery (tekijä: Catherine Musemeche MD)2015
Kopernikuskompleksi: Kosminen merkityksemme planeettojen ja todennäköisyyksien universumissa (tekijä: Caleb Scharf)2015
Arrival of the Fittest: Solving Evolution's Greatest Puzzle (tekijä: Andreas Wagner)2015
High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society (tekijä: Carl Hart)2014
The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light (tekijä: Paul Bogard)2014
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital (tekijä: Sheri Fink)2014
Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking (tekijä: Douglas Hofstadter)2014
Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story About Looking at People Looking at Animals in America (tekijä: Jon Mooallem)2014
Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts (tekijä: Emily Anthes)2014
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal (tekijä: Mary Roach)2014
Weird Life: The Search for Life That Is Very, Very Different from Our Own (tekijä: David Toomey)2014
What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World (tekijä: Cat Warren)2014
Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us about Sex, Diet, and How We Live (tekijä: Marlene Zuk)2014

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The PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award celebrates writing that exemplifies literary excellence on the subject of physical and biological sciences. The winner receives a cash award of $10,000 and will be honored at the PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.

Official award page

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalists

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Longlists (English, Member-written)
The PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award celebrates writing that exemplifies literary excellence on the subject of physical and biological sciences. The winner receives a cash award of $10,000 and will be honored at the PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.

Official award page

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award winners

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Finalists (English, Member-written)
The PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award celebrates writing that exemplifies literary excellence on the subject of physical and biological sciences. The winner receives a cash award of $10,000 and will be honored at the PEN Literary Awards Ceremony.

Official award page

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award winners

Book awards: PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing Award Longlist (English, Member-written)

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