Top 10 highly commended entries of the 2012 New Scientist Eureka Prize for Science Photography capture vibrant wildlife and science images. New Scientist magazine and the Australian Museum annually award Australians who effectively communicate compelling aspects of science through photography.
This eerie view of a mantis shrimp, Odontodactylus scyllarus, which has one of the most complex vision systems in the marine world, was a finalist for the 2012 New Scientist Eureka Prize. New Scientist magazine and the Australian Museum have recognized excellence in science photography for the past five years. Gary Cranitch Buy Photo