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Anderson featured on IPR's The Exchange

Image Computers, smartphones, tablets – they’re ubiquitous in today’s society and many of them have one thing in common – the use of lead-free solder. Iowa Public Radio's The Exchange host Ben Kieffer talked with Ames Laboratory senior metallurgist Iver Anderson about the technology that earns Iowa State University millions of dollars in royalties every year.

Scoreboard honors long-time Science Bowl volunteer Bruce Thompson

Throughout much of its history, Science Bowl had one "official" scorekeeper in Bruce Thompson, who posted the match scores with efficiency and authority that students and coaches alike  appreciated. Thompson, who lost a long battle with cancer this past March, was remembered at this year's event with his image and name incorporated into the scoreboard design. Image


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