June 30, 2017
AAAS - Newcomb Cleveland Prize
Organization: American Association for the Advancement of Science
The prize is awarded to the author or authors of an outstanding paper published in the Research Articles or Reports sections of Science. An eligible paper is one that includes original research data, theory, or synthesis; is a fundamental contribution to basic knowledge or is a technical achievement of far-reaching consequence; and is a first-time publication of the author's own work. Reference to pertinent earlier work by the author may be included to give perspective.