PEN/E. O. Wilson Literary Science Writing AwardLonglist

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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 mostrar mais $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 mostrar menos
Stages:
Todos, Winner (16), Shortlist (53), Longlist (84)
Categorias:
Todos, No Category (84)
Anos:
Todos, 2023 (10), 2022 (10), 2021 (10), 2020 (10), 2019 (10), 2018 (10), 2017 (5), 2016 (5), 2015 (4), 2014 (10)

Longlist 84

ObraAno
Heartbreak: A Personal and Scientific Journey por Florence Williams2023
Vagina Obscura: An Anatomical Voyage por Rachel E. Gross2023
Sounds Wild and Broken: Sonic Marvels, Evolution's Creativity, and the Crisis of Sensory Extinction por David George Haskell2023
The Big Bang of Numbers: How to Build the Universe Using Only Math por Manil Suri2023
An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us por Ed Yong2023
Orchid Muse: A History of Obsession in Fifteen Flowers por Erica Hannickel2023
A Molecule Away from Madness: Tales of the Hijacked Brain por Sara Manning Peskin2023
The Wine-Dark Sea Within: A Turbulent History of Blood por Dhun Sethna2023
Different: Gender Through the Eyes of a Primatologist por Frans de Waal2023
Dancing Cockatoos and the Dead Man Test: How Behavior Evolves and Why It Matters por Marlene Zuk2023
Fox and I: An Uncommon Friendship por Catherine Raven2022
The Memory Thief: And the Secrets Behind How We Remember--A Medical Mystery por Lauren Aguirre2022
The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred por Chanda Prescod-Weinstein2022
Believers: Making a Life at the End of the World por Lisa Wells2022
Life's Edge: The Search for What It Means to Be Alive por Carl Zimmer2022
This Is the Voice por John Colapinto2022
Holding Back the River: The Struggle Against Nature on America's Waterways por Tyler J. Kelley2022
Extraterrestrial: The First Sign of Intelligent Life Beyond Earth por Avi Loeb2022
Second Nature: Scenes from a World Remade por Nathaniel Rich2022
Count Down: How Our Modern World Is Threatening Sperm Counts, Altering Male and Female Reproductive Development, and Imperiling the Future of the Human Race por Shanna H. Swan2022
Owls of the Eastern Ice: A Quest to Find and Save the World's Largest Owl por Jonathan C. Slaght2021
The Bird Way: A New Look at How Birds Talk, Work, Play, Parent, and Think por Jennifer Ackerman2021
Fathoms: The World in the Whale por Rebecca Giggs2021
The Last Stargazers: The Enduring Story of Astronomy's Vanishing Explorers por Emily Levesque2021
The Next Great Migration: The Beauty and Terror of Life on the Move por Sonia Shah2021
A Series of Fortunate Events: Chance and the Making of the Planet, Life, and You por Sean B. Carroll2021
Apollo's Arrow: The Profound and Enduring Impact of Coronavirus on the Way We Live por Nicholas A. Christakis MD PhD2021
Nose Dive: A Field Guide to the World's Smells por Harold McGee2021
The Better Half: On the Genetic Superiority of Women por Sharon Moalem2021
Breath from Salt: A Deadly Genetic Disease, a New Era in Science, and the Patients and Families Who Changed Medicine Forever por Bijal P. Trivedi2021
Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves por Frans de Waal2020
Conscience: The Origins of Moral Intuition por Patricia S. Churchland2020
On the Backs of Tortoises: Darwin, the Galapagos, and the Fate of an Evolutionary Eden por Elizabeth Hennessy2020
The End of Ice: Bearing Witness and Finding Meaning in the Path of Climate Disruption por Dahr Jamail2020
Losing Earth: A Recent History por Nathaniel Rich2020
The Body: A Guide for Occupants por Bill Bryson2020
Rethinking Consciousness: A Scientific Theory of Subjective Experience por Michael S. A. Graziano2020
The Deep History of Ourselves: The Four-Billion-Year Story of How We Got Conscious Brains por Joseph LeDoux2020
Hot Carbon por Professor John F. Marra2020
The Uninhabitable Earth: Life After Warming por David Wallace-Wells2020
Eager: The Surprising, Secret Life of Beavers and Why They Matter por Ben Goldfarb2019
The World in a Grain: The Story of Sand and How It Transformed Civilization por Vince Beiser2019
The Beginning of Everything: The Year I Lost My Mind and Found Myself por Andrea J. Buchanan2019
Blue Dreams: The Science and the Story of the Drugs that Changed Our Minds por Lauren Slater2019
She Has Her Mother's Laugh: The Powers, Perversions, and Potential of Heredity por Carl Zimmer2019
What Is Real?: The Unfinished Quest for the Meaning of Quantum Physics por Adam Becker2019
Timefulness: How Thinking Like a Geologist Can Help Save the World por Marcia Bjornerud2019
The Poison Squad: One Chemist's Single-Minded Crusade for Food Safety at the Turn of the Twentieth Century por Deborah Blum2019
The Tangled Tree: A Radical New History of Life por David Quammen2019
Seaweed Chronicles: A World at the Water’s Edge por Susan Hand Shetterly2019
The Butchering Art: Joseph Lister's Quest to Transform the Grisly World of Victorian Medicine por Lindsey Fitzharris2018
American Eclipse: A Nation's Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World por David Baron2018
Growing a Revolution: Bringing Our Soil Back to Life por David R. Montgomery2018
No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America por Ron Powers2018
Behave: The Biology of Humans at Our Best and Worst por Robert M. Sapolsky2018
How Emotions Are Made: The Secret Life of the Brain por Lisa Feldman Barrett2018
The Greatest Story Ever Told--So Far: Why Are We Here? por Lawrence M. Krauss2018
The Climate Swerve: Reflections on Mind, Hope, and Survival por Robert Jay Lifton2018
Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River por David Owen2018
The Evolution of Beauty: How Darwin's Forgotten Theory of Mate Choice Shapes the Animal World - and Us por Richard O. Prum2018
The Genius of Birds por Jennifer Ackerman2017
What a Fish Knows: The Inner Lives of Our Underwater Cousins por Jonathan Balcombe2017
The Gene: An Intimate History por Siddhartha Mukherjee2017
Engineering Eden: The True Story of a Violent Death, a Trial, and the Fight over Controlling Nature por Jordan Fisher Smith2017
The Glass Universe: How the Ladies of the Harvard Observatory Took the Measure of the Stars por Dava Sobel2017
The Man Who Wasn't There: Investigations into the Strange New Science of the Self por Anil Ananthaswamy2016
Black Hole: How an Idea Abandoned by Newtonians, Hated by Einstein, and Gambled On by Hawking Became Loved por Marcia Bartusiak2016
The Teenage Brain: A Neuroscientist's Survival Guide to Raising Adolescents and Young Adults por Frances E. Jensen2016
Shrinks: The Untold Story of Psychiatry por Jeffrey A. Lieberman2016
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 por George Musser2016
The Tale of the Dueling Neurosurgeons: The History of the Human Brain as Revealed by True Stories of Trauma, Madness, and Recovery por Sam Kean2015
Small: Life and Death on the Front Lines of Pediatric Surgery por Catherine Musemeche MD2015
The Copernicus Complex: Our Cosmic Significance in a Universe of Planets and Probabilities por Caleb Scharf2015
Arrival of the Fittest: Solving Evolution's Greatest Puzzle por Andreas Wagner2015
High Price: A Neuroscientist's Journey of Self-Discovery That Challenges Everything You Know About Drugs and Society por Carl Hart2014
The End of Night: Searching for Natural Darkness in an Age of Artificial Light por Paul Bogard2014
Five Days at Memorial: Life and Death in a Storm-Ravaged Hospital por Sheri Fink2014
Surfaces and Essences: Analogy as the Fuel and Fire of Thinking por Douglas Hofstadter2014
Wild Ones: A Sometimes Dismaying, Weirdly Reassuring Story About Looking at People Looking at Animals in America por Jon Mooallem2014
Frankenstein's Cat: Cuddling Up to Biotech's Brave New Beasts por Emily Anthes2014
Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal por Mary Roach2014
Weird Life: The Search for Life That Is Very, Very Different from Our Own por David Toomey2014
What the Dog Knows: Scent, Science, and the Amazing Ways Dogs Perceive the World por Cat Warren2014
Paleofantasy: What Evolution Really Tells Us about Sex, Diet, and How We Live por Marlene Zuk2014

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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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