Obama Awards National Medals Of Science And Technology And Innovation

U.S. President Barack Obama (2nd R) presents a National Medal of Technology and Innovation to Steven J. Sasson (C) of Eastman Kodak Company during an East Room ceremony as National Medal of Science recipients Yakir Aharonov (L) of Chapman University in California, Stephen J. Benkovic (2nd L) of Pennsylvania State University, and Susan L. Lindquist of Massachusetts Institute of Technology look on November 17, 2010 at the White House in Washington, DC. A total of ten eminent researchers were presented with the National Medal of Science, and three individuals and one team were presented with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation during the ceremony.
(Nov. 16, 2010 - Source: Alex Wong/Getty Images North America)
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