New Scientist Eureka Science Photography Prize 2009

Curated and managed by the Australian Museum, this exhibition at RMIT Gallery showcases the best twenty-five entries in the annual Eureka Prize for Science Photography, sponsored by New Scientist.

The Prize is awarded for a single photograph that most effectively communicates an aspect of science, and is a significant component of the Australian Museum Eureka Prizes, Australia’s premier science awards.

The winners of the 2008 Prize were Phred Petersen (first); Steven Morton (second), Katrina Putker (third).

Exhibition dates: 7 August – 12 September 2009

Phred Petersen, Blast Wave, 2008

Phred Petersen, Blast Wave, 2008.

Steven Morton Malaria-infected Human Red Blood Cell, 2008

Steven Morton Malaria-infected Human Red Blood Cell, 2008.

Nick Moir Darwin Chasers, 2008

Nick Moir Darwin Chasers, 2008.