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Detailed information on the exhibits, research projects, and programs tailored for journalists. For more information or questions please contact Burke Museum Public Relations.

Website Awards

2009
Grand Gold
The Enduring Power of Totem Poles
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Division VIII

Silver
Burke Kids
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Division VIII

2006
Best Overall Website: West Point Site
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Division VIII

October 2006
Award of Excellence: Information Design West Point Site
Communication Arts

February 2005
Gold Award
Overall Web Site
Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) Division VIII

Spider Myths Site Awards

  • Surfing the Net with Kids "Spiders Pick"— May 2011
  • Science Magazine NetWatch Dec. 2005
  • USAToday.com Top three "hot sites" nationally
  • ScientificAmerican.com "Science & Technology Web Awards 2005"
  • The Exploratorium Top ten sites
  • National Resource Defense Council "Pick of the Week"—January 2005
  • WorldStart "Cool Site Award"
Dr. Pietsch
Dr. Ted Pietch in UW Fish Collection