Some of the submissions to the ACA Art in Crystallography Prize. Top: (left) Azobenzene & Menthol - Mixed Before Melting, Narayan Variankaval (First Prize), (right) MicROCKScopica-Charoite, Bernardo Cesare (Second Prize)
Middle: (left) MicROCKScopica-Ocean Jasper, Bernardo Cesare (Third Prize), (right) Hexamer With Electrostatic Calculations, Eric di Luccio (Honorable Mention)
Bottom (left) Azobenzene & Menthol - Mixed Before Melting-2, Narayan Variankaval, (right) Out of Darkness, Bill Bauer.
Full descriptions of all the submissions can be found on the ACA website: amercrystalassn.org. Entries for the 2010 contest are now being accepted, please contact Chidester Connie (firstname.lastname@example.org).