MTPR’s SubSurface Podcast Wins Science Journalism Award

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The team behind the Montana Public Radio podcast “SubSurface: Resisting Montana’s Underwater Invaders” has won a prestigious 2018 Kavli Science Journalism Award.

The science journalism awards, administered by the American Association for the Advancement of Science since 1945, honor distinguished reporting for a general audience. Endowed by the Kavli Foundation, the awards are open to journalists worldwide, and entries came from 54 countries this year. Independent panels of science journalists select the winners.

Some winners include The New Yorker, BBC World Service and Germany’s Hamburger Abendblatt, with topics such as male contraception, severe brain injuries and polar bears.