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Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for General Excellence. (2011)

ScientificAmerican.com is a 2011 Webby Science Nominee and a 2011 Webby Honoree in the Radio/Podcasts Category (2011)

ScientificAmerican.com is a 2010 Webby Science Nominee and a 2010 Webby Honoree in two categories: Radio/Podcasts and Blog-Cultural Category (2010)

ScientificAmerican.com is a 2007 Webby Honoree in two categories: Science and News (2008)

Every year several articles published in Scientific American have been included in The Best American Science and Nature Writing and The Best American Science Writing

Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for its 2002 Single-Topic Issue on Time (2003)

ScientificAmerican.com won the Exploratorium's Ten Cool Sites Award for education excellence (2002)

Several illustrations from Scientific American 1st, 2nd and 3rd place awards in the Arts Alliance's Science and Technology Digital Art Competition (2002)

Scientific American won the Population Institute's Global Media Award for Excellence in Population Reporting in the category of Best Periodical (2005)

Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for its Single-Topic Issue: What You Need To Know About Cancer (1997)

Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for its Single-Topic Issue: The Brain (1980)

Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for Specialized Journalism: Microelectronics (1978)

Scientific American won the National Magazine Award for Public Service: Life and Death in Medicine (1974)

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Interview requests, corporate and trade press:
  • Rachel Scheer
  • Head of Communications, USA, Springer Nature
  • New York, NY
  • Phone (212) 451-8569
  • Contact by Email
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  • Sarah Hausman
  • Communications and Press Officer, Nature Research
  • New York
  • Phone (212)-726-9378
  • Contact by Email
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