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Charles Wohlforth

News and EventsWohlforth’s The Whale and the Supercomputer wins national and regional awards

  • Awards, award short-listing, and "best of" lists for The Whale and the Supcomputer
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize: winner, science and technology
  • American Meteorological Society: winner, Louis J. Battan Award
  • Overseas Press Club of America: citation, best reporting in any medium on international environment issues (Whitman Bassow Award)
  • Library Journal's "Best Books 2004:" listed
  • Alaska Library Association: Outstanding Alaskana of the Year
  • Kiriyama Prize: one of five finalists for nonfiction award
  • 2009-2010 University of Alaska/Alaska Pacific University Book of the Year