In the world of journalism, one can have a TV show for exactly two days before being lavished with an "excellence in journalism" award. This we learn from the "Cronkite Award for Excellence in Exploration and Journalism" bestowed on February ... FULL ARTICLE AT Big Journalism
The late news anchor Walter Cronkite, the planet-hunting Kepler space telescope and a hypersonic aircraft mission are among the people and projects being honored by this year's National Space Club awards. FULL ARTICLE AT LiveScience.com
Share this page
About this topic
Walter Leland Cronkite, Jr. (born November 4, 1916) is a retired American broadcast journalist, best known as anchorman for the CBS Evening News for 19 years (1962–81). During the heyday of CBS News in the 1970s and 1980s he was often cited in viewer opinion polls as "the most trusted man in America" because of his professional experience and kindly demeanor.
Cronkite was born in Saint Joseph,... Full
Article At Wikipedia.org