Awards and Recognition

  • Winner, The 2017 Science Communication Award (Best Book), American Institute of Physics
  • Winner, The 2017 PROSE Award in History of Science, Medicine & Technology, Association of American Publishers
  • The Telegraph book critics' Top 50 Picks for 2016 -- Strange Glow, the "stylish history of radiation," ranked SIXTH BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR among all books published in 2016
  • Smithsonian Magazine's Best Books About Science of 2016 -- Strange Glow listed among the TOP TEN SCIENCE BOOKS of the year
  • Physics World's Top Ten Books of 2016 -- Strange Glow listed among the TOP TEN PHYSICS BOOKS of the year
  • One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2016, American Library Association


Washington, DC

Author Contact

  • Twitter @Tim_Jorgensen


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