It’s “Oscar” Time

Webby Awards
Webby Awards
This morning the Webby Awards, the self-proclaimed "Oscars of the Internet," announced the nominees for the (11th annual) 2007 awards. There's a long list of categories, including science.

And the nominees for Best Science Website are:
Drumroll and fanfare...

HubbleSite

JST Virtual Science Center: Earth Guide

RACE: Are We So Different?

NOVA scienceNow

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

You're invited to the Webby website and vote for your favorite. Winners of the 11th Annual Webby Awards will be announced on May 1st. So I guess you should hurry. There's a lot of sites to look at and evaluate.

Among them in the government category is the site for Boston's public transportation organization, the MBTA (or "T"). I was rather surprised to see it there. Its new site is an improvement over the old one in some ways, but it still has its problems.