- "Gut bacteria in Japanese people borrowed digesting genes from ocean bacteria" by Ed Yong of Not Exactly Rocket Science.
- "Skullcaps and Genomes" by Carl Zimmer of The Loom.
- "The Evolution of Chloroplasts" by Margaret Morgan of My Growing Passion.
A slight criticism... As I pointed out in the comments at 3 Quarks Daily, the winning entries this year are rather similar - too similar. Not only are all three on biology,