Science on the South Lawn
The White House hosts scores of student researchers
By Sid Perkins, 16:38 PM April 25, 2013
One hundred U.S. students got to discuss science and engineering with President Barack Obama this week. The White House invited these middle-school and high-school students to honor their individual or team research — and to showcase the developments by nearly half of them. During a photo opportunity, the president even shook hands with a prosthetic arm designed by one young engineer.
Also on hand to meet the young researchers: the president’s science advisers, members of Congress and lea...
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