2016 American Astronomical Society WorldWide Telescope Competition
The American Astronomical Society and Explore Scientific are excited to announce the results of the 2016 WWT Prize. Tours were judged in three categories: Research, Education or Planetarium, with a grand prize and special 2017 eclipse prize.
We had great tours submitted and are pleased to announce the 2016 winners.
- First Place - Eclipse: Countdown to Totality (Beau Hartweg)
- Second Place - Earth Day VR (David Weigel)
- Third Place - A Solar System Perspective (Christina Moraitis)
- First Place - Moon Phases Lab (Patricia Udomprasert)
- Second Place - New Horizons: Mission to Pluto (Sumiyyah Jalalyar)
- Third Place - A Parallax Lab for Astronomy 101 Classes (Ned Ladd)
- First Place - Planet Nine Video Abstract (Konstantin Batygin)
2016 Grand Prize
Special Eclipse 2017 Prize