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Scienceline Contributors Finalists for Journalism Award
It's no Pulitzer, but we sure are pleased!
Meredith Knight • July 25, 2007
Just a quick note for you readers, to toot our own horn. Two of our contributors, Julie Leibach and Melinda Wenner, are nominated for the Society of Environmental Journalist’s student story awards.
Food for Chickens, Poison for Man by Melinda Wenner
A widespread farming practice is adding arsenic to the food chain.
Black Mayonnaise by Julie Leibach
For nearly 30 years, New York State agencies have known about a 17 million gallon oil spill under the Greenpoint section of Brooklyn. Now they’re finally starting to do something about it.
Good Luck to our authors!
Update: Julie won 1st place and Melinda won 2nd! Congrats to both excellent reporters, and also to the Scienceline editors who helped them shape those stories.