“Two former Bell Laboratories researchers who invented a microchip that became the building block for devices ranging from digital cameras to powerful telescopes were named winners yesterday of the 2006 Charles Stark Draper Prize, the engineering equivalent of a Nobel award,” the New York Times reports.
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Sen. Cantwell Touts the Importance of Local Broadcast News
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