Students may want to start work now on their entries for the Earth Science Week 2009 competitions in photography, visual arts and essay. The photography competition is also open to the general public.
The deadline to enter is Oct. 16. First prize for each contest is $300 and a copy of the American Geological Institute’s two-disk DVD package, Faces of Earth.
For more information, go to http://www.earthsciweek.org/contests/