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Dazed and Confused? Math and logic is this mans bread and butter, some of his books are the key stone to the subjects.
Honorary Doctor of Science degrees from dozen institutions: University of Chicago, Knox College, City University of New York, University of Rochester, Yale University, City University of New York, Dartmouth College, Weizmann Institute, Clark University, Washington College, Columbia University, Bates College.
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, elected 1968
National Academy of Sciences, elected 1972
J. R. Oppenheimer Prize, 1973
Dannie Heineman Prize for Mathematical Physics, 1977
Steel Foundation Science Writing Award, 1977, for authorship of The First Three Minutes (1977)
Elliott Cresson Medal (Franklin Institute), 1979
Nobel Prize in Physics, 1979
Elected to American Philosophical Society, Royal Society of London (Foreign Honorary Member), Philosophical Society of Texas
James Madison Medal of Princeton University, 1991
National Medal of Science, 1991
Lewis Thomas Prize for Writing about Science, 1999.