The website 3QuarksDaily, which collects articles on science and culture, is hosting its 4th annual contest for the best online writing in science. You can read the announcement here. Three of our Astrobites authors are entered:
- Kim Phifer, for “The WISE Way to Deal With 2.7 Million Images”
- Elisabeth Newton, for “This Star Lives in Exciting Times, or, How Did Betelgeuse Make That Funny Shape?”
- Elizabeth Lovegrove, for
“Let’s Lasso Us Some Space Rocks: Asteroid Mining And You”
The posts are now up for voting, and will be until this Saturday, June 16th, at midnight. After that, the top twenty posts from this round will go on to be judged by the site’s editors and theoretical cosmologist Sean Carroll. So please help support your Astrobites authors by heading here and voting for your favorite!