Thank you to everyone that entered this year's cover competition: we received hundreds of fantastic entries. Each of the ten winners will have their image featured on the cover of an issue of Materials Today in 2014, and will also write for the journal, as part of our Uncovered feature.

The two runner up will have their images featured here on the website, and will write about their images for the Comment section.

Please take some time to take a look at the images below.

Winner - Submitted by Babak Anasori
Winner - Submitted by Babak Anasori
Winner - Submitted by Manuel Gomez
Winner - Submitted by Manuel Gomez
Winner - Submitted by Sang Ouk Kim
Winner - Submitted by Sang Ouk Kim
Winner - Submitted by Jinzhang Liu
Winner - Submitted by Jinzhang Liu
Winner - Submitted by Peter Newman
Winner - Submitted by Peter Newman
Winner - Submitted by Peter Nirmalraj
Winner - Submitted by Peter Nirmalraj
Winner - Submitted by Vladimir Popov
Winner - Submitted by Vladimir Popov
Winner - Submitted by Sukrit Tantrawong
Winner - Submitted by Sukrit Tantrawong
Winner - Submitted by Soichiro Tottori
Winner - Submitted by Soichiro Tottori
Winner - Submitted by Yue Zhang
Winner - Submitted by Yue Zhang
Runner up - Submitted by Morteza Haeri
Runner up - Submitted by Morteza Haeri
Runner up - Submitted by Miguel Angel Torres
Runner up - Submitted by Miguel Angel Torres