Skeptikal Science Just Deserts: Winning the 2011 Eureka Prize: This post was drafted by SkS reader/contributor
Just Deserts: Winning the 2011 Eureka Prize Posted on 10 September 2011 by Bern This post was drafted by SkS reader/contributor Bern and represents the entire team of SkS contributors The Eureka Prizes , presented annually since 1990 by the Australian Museum, have been described as Australia’s “Oscars of Science”. The prizes recognise and reward excellence in the fields of scientific research & innovation, science leadership, school science and science journalism & communication. The prizes are sponsored by a wide range of government departments & research organisations, universities, foundations, media organisations and corporations. Skeptical Science’s founder John Cook tweeted on Tuesday that he was attending the gala presentation dinner: Heading off to #EurekaPrize evening. Exciting & a little surreal As long-time readers of and participants at Skeptical Science, we we...