This week, President Obama will award recipients of the National Medal of Science and the National Medal of Technology and Innovation -- the highest honors bestowed by the United States government on scientists, engineers, and inventors -- at a White House ceremony.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 11am mountain time:
Live Tuesday Talks from the White House: The National Medals Laureates of Science, Technology and Innovation
On Tuesday, three medal recipients – including Steven Sasson the inventor of the digital camera,
Marye Anne Fox, a pioneer in organic photochemistry and electrochemistry and Warren Washington, a leader in climate change research -- will be answering your questions in a live video chat on WhiteHouse.gov and Facebook.
Wednesday, November 17, 2010 at approx. 3:20pm mountain time:
President Barack Obama will honor the 2009 recipients of the National Medal of Science and the
National Medal of Technology and Innovation in an awards ceremony at the White House.
The ceremony will be carried live by webcast on the White House website at: http://www.whitehouse.gov/live at approximately 3:20pm mountain time