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  • Doing Science

    These 13 Society alumni are Nobel Prize Laureates

    Last week, we found out that Kip Thorne, a Science Talent Search alum, had won the Nobel Prize in Physics for his observation of gravitational waves. Thorne isn't the only Society alumni who was named a Nobel Laureate. All thirteen of these Nobel Laureates were Science Talent Search alumni, which is a pretty impressive track record for a competition.

    Read on to learn more about our Nobel...

    07:00 AM, October 9, 2017
  • Regeneron STS 2017

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    1st PlaceIndrani Das2nd PlaceAaron Yeiser3rd PlaceArjun Ramani4th PlaceByron Xu5th PlaceArchana Verma6th PlaceLaura Pierson7th PlacePrathik Naidu8th PlaceEthan Novek9th PlaceVrinda Madan10th PlaceStefan Wan

    Alumni SpeakerGeorge Yancopoulos 

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    10:48 AM, June 2, 2017
  • Intel STS 2016

    Basic Research

    1st PlaceAmol Punjabi2nd PlaceMeena Jagadeesan3rd PlaceKunal Shroff

    Global Good

    1st PlacePaige Brown2nd PlaceMichael Zhang3rd PlaceNathan Charles Marshall

    Innovation

    1st PlaceMaya Varma2nd PlaceMilind Jagota3rd PlaceKavya Ravichandarn

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    14:50 PM, June 28, 2016
  • Doing Science

    Nobel Laureates, Society alumni of all years gather at Alumni Conference

    "Science is often thought of as a lonely profession," observed Nobel Laureate and Westinghouse STS alum Walter Gilbert at the Society's first ever alumni conference. "But it's actually a very social thing. We feel a social involvement to develop things for the benefit of others and other scientists."

    This community dimension of science was spotlighted as Science Talent Search alumni...

    07:00 AM, April 25, 2016
  • Society Alumni Honors

    Society Alumni include:13 Nobel Prize winners2 Fields Medal recipients13 National Medal of Science recipients2 Enrico Fermi Award winners22 MacArthur Foundation Fellows3 Albert Lasker Basic Medical Research Award winners5 Breakthrough Prize winners11 National Academy of Engineering inductees*42 National Academy of Sciences inductees*56 Sloan Research Fellows*Nobel Prize Winners:Leon Cooper (STS...
    10:37 AM, January 20, 2016
  • Doing Science

    Alumni gather at first-ever D.C. Holiday Party

    Amidst sparkling holiday lights, a dozen alumni of the Society gathered at Capitol City Brewing Company in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, December 9 for the Society's first-ever D.C. Alumni Holiday Party.

    Alumni reminisced about the projects they researched and completed for Society programs and discussed their current jobs. They work at various institutions, including Cube Hydro...

    03:00 AM, December 30, 2015
  • Doing Science

    Celebrating shared passions at Akamai Reception

    On the evening of September 9, more than 100 alumni of the Science Talent Search (STS) gathered at Akamai Technologies in Boston for a reception celebrating STS and its past competitors. Guests passed the Network Operations Command Center, or “NOCC” for short, to arrive at the reception. This room, paneled in screens and glass, “has the industry’s best view of the real-time condition of the...

    04:30 AM, October 23, 2015
  • Intel STS 2015

    Basic Research

    1st PlaceNoah Golowich2nd PlaceBrice Huang3rd PlaceShashwat Kishore

    Global Good

    1st PlaceAndrew Jin2nd PlaceKalia Firester3rd PlaceAnvita Gupta

    Innovation

    1st PlaceMichael Hofmann Winer2nd PlaceSaranesh Thanika Prembabu3rd PlaceCatherine Li

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    14:02 PM, March 30, 2015
  • Eureka! Lab

    A teen and a trolley reveal society’s dark side

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — A runaway trolley is barreling down a track. It’s headed toward five helpless people who can’t possibly get out of the way in time. But you’ve seen it coming. If you throw a single switch, you can put the trolley on a different track. Unfortunately, there’s someone standing on that second track who will now get hit. What do you do? Throw the switch and doom one person? Or do...

    08:08 AM, March 11, 2015
    Readability Score: 6.7
  • Intel STS 1999

    Top Winner Natalia Toro2nd Place David Moore3rd Place Keith Winstein4th Place Carol Fassbinder5th Place Rio Bennin6th Place Lisa Schwartz7th Place Scott Fruhan8th Place Kurt Mitman9th Place Diana Townsend-Butter10th Place Alexander Wissner-Gross

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    16:30 PM, February 25, 2015

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