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President Obama Awards Highest Honors To Nation's Top Scientists And Innovators
2013-02-04 13:52:47

National Science Foundation Almost all awardees have received NSF support at some point in their research careers President Obama today awarded 12 eminent researchers the National Medal of Science and 11 extraordinary inventors the National Medal of Technology and Innovation, the highest honors bestowed by the U.S. government upon scientists, engineers and inventors. The recipients received their awards at a White House ceremony. This marks the 50th anniversary of the presentation of...

2013-01-25 23:02:56

The White House has recently gone up in value since President Barack Obama moved in four years ago, with a price tag of $294.9 million. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) January 25, 2013 According to NBC, the White House has gone up in price nearly 7 percent since President Obama moved in. When the first family moved into the residence it was estimated at $275.6 million and the price has risen to a staggering $294.9 million. PropertyRecord.com representatives commented on the rise in price for 1600...

2012-12-22 05:04:26

Debadutta Dash, the Co-Chair of Washington State and India Trade Relations Action Committee (WASITRAC), a Seattle based non-profit invited to participate in the White House Diwali celebration in November and Holiday Celebrations in December.The invitation was in recognition of the trade advocacy initiatives taken by the WASITRAC for a stronger bilateral trade relations between India and US (Washington State). Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 The Co-Chair of Washington State—India...

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