NSF/Science Magazine
2005 Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge

Science Magazine and the National Science Foundation are pleased to present the 2005 winners and honorable mentions in the third annual Science and Engineering Visualization Challenge. The links below will take you to the articles describing the achievements of these creative and gifted scientists -- as well as an online slide presentation showcasing the competition's winners and honorable mentions, and a profile of one of the winners on Science's Next Wave. All material is freely available to all visitors to Science Online.


See the Slide Show

As with previous years' competitions, we've prepared an online slide show to highlight the winners. To get started, just click on the screengrab below.

Slide show

Read the Articles

2005 Visualization Challenge: Introduction
Curt Suplee and Monica Bradford

The Winners (text by Carolyn Gramling):


Informational Graphics


Noninteractive Multimedia

Interactive Multimedia

For more information on the Visualization Challenge and how to enter next year's competition, be sure to visit the NSF site on the contest.


Plus: On Science's Next Wave:
Not Just a Pretty Picture
A profile of Graham Johnson, the Illustration winner in this year's awards.

Also: Check out previous years' competitions: