NASA Wins Webby Awards

WASHINGTON, May 5 (UPI) — The U.S. space agency says it won three awards in the 14th Annual Webby Awards — an international competition for the world’s best Web sites. was the People’s Voice Winner for Government and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory was the People’s Voice Winner in the science category for its Global Climate Change site. People’s Voice winners are selected by the online community.

NASA Home & City Version 2.0 won the juried competition for government.

A fourth NASA site, Kepler: The Search for Habitable Planets, was an official honoree in the science category. The Kepler site was created by teams at JPL and NASA’s Ames Research Center.

The International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences said its Webby Awards recognize excellence in technology and creativity on the Internet and evolving forms of interactive media. The winners were announced Tuesday.

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