EMAC_admin | Dec. 8, 2021, 1:04 p.m.
Hello Exoplaneteers!We are very excited to announce the most prestigious made up award in exoplanet modeling: the first ever Exoplanet Modeling & Analysis Center's End of Year Superlatives (EMACeys)! Each day from Dec. 13th- 24th we will post a twitter pole for one of our 12 categories followed by 4 nominations. The 4th nomination for each category will be determined by you! Visit our twitter page @ExoplanetModels and DM us or retweet one of our category tweets with the hashtag #EMACeys with your nomination. 4th Nomination voting closes Sunday, Dec. 12th at 11:59pm ET. Voting for the first award will begin Monday, Dec. 13th at 9am ET. Voting for each category will be open for 24 hours and the winner will be announced the following day. See the categories and nominees below and be sure to use #EMACeys on twitter to add/follow the lively debate on why a tool should be awarded! Lastly, have an exoplanet modeling tool that you’d like to include in the EMACeys but it isn’t on our site yet? Well go to https://emac.gsfc.nasa.gov/submissions/ to submit it today!
Most Convoluted Back-ronym
Tool most likely to be a Pokémon
Tools most likely to be frenemies
Tool most likely to be used by Darth Vader
Best Tool Named After Greek/Roman Mythology
Tool most likely to be a superpower name
Tool most likely to be in Lord of the Rings
Tool most likely to be 90s rock band (in an alternate universe)
Who you'd love to have a conversation with
Which Tool would win in a fight
Tool you'd like to own as a pet
Tool most likely to be an anime hero/villain