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Twenty innovative designs were chosen as finalists and five of these designs were selected for display in the White House.
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This prototype’s novel approach uses magnetic nano-sized beads to filter deadly microbes and toxins from the bloodstream.
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Government scientists are exploring ways to convert this waste into high-value silicon carbide that can be used for a variety of electronic and structural applications.
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Helping the NFL to Combat Brain Injury

Experts at the U.S. Army Research Laboratory have received a $500,000 grant from the NFL that will assist its research to protect against brain injury.
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By the year 2018, the United States will be in need of over eight million STEM professionals, but fear not! The next STEM generation has arrived.
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Simplified process for engaging with DARPA makes it easier for businesses to attract up to $700k in seedling funding to pursue capabilities at the intersection of biology and technology.
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Meet the Scientists: Ayax Ramirez explains how a choice between a motorcycle and a book changed his life forever.
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President Obama and the First Lady are inviting makers and innovators around the country to participate in the first-ever White House 3D-Printed Ornament Challenge!
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