Meet the Scientists: Intel Science Talent Search 2011
The Intel Science Talent Search, held in conjunction with the Society for Science and the Public, is regarded as the country’s most prestigious science research competition for high school seniors. Of the 1,744 high school seniors who entered the Intel Science Talent Search 2011, 300 were announced as semifinalists in January. Of those, 40 were chosen as finalists and invited to Washington, D.C., to compete for the top 10 awards. Evan O’Dorney of Danville, California, won the top award of $100,000 from the Intel Foundation for comparing two ways to estimate the square root of an integer. You will meet him as well as many of the other 40 finalists in this video photoshow.