Virginia Trimble (image) American Institute of Physics Share Print E-Mail Caption The American Institute of Physics announced astronomer Virginia Trimble has been selected to receive the 2019 Andrew Gemant Award, an annual prize recognizing contributions to the cultural, artistic and humanistic dimension of physics. The award recognizes Trimble's lifelong successes in the physical sciences and 'for taking the broader view of how physics and astronomy is accomplished, creatively engaging physical scientists and the public throughout her lifetime, and commitment to establishing science within the social perspective.' Credit Top (L-R): AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, John Irwin Slide Collection; AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives, John Irwin Slide Collection; AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives Bottom (L-R): Photograph by Malcolm Tarlton, AIP Photographer, courtesy AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives; Mark Maier Usage Restrictions This image may not be used without permission from the AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.