Each of these authors has been nominated for one of these awards: Aventis Prize for General Science Book, Royal Society Prize for Science Books. They are ranked by honors given those works nominated for the aforementioned awards.
|1||Jared Diamond (40.9)||5||Pat Shipman (10.47)||9||Steven Rose (10.43)|
|2||Stephen Jay Gould (16.41)||6||Arno Karlen (10.46)||10||Roger Penrose (10.4)|
|3||Paul Hoffman (10.49)||7||John Emsley (10.45)|
|4||Alan Walker (10.47)||8||Steve Jones (10.44)|