Obama Honors Winners Of The Nat'l Medal Of Science, Technology, Innovation

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President Barack Obama reaches to shake the hand of George Carruthers... News PhotoAward,Barack Obama,Ceremony,Hand,Handshake,Horizontal,Innovation,International Landmark,One Person,People,Politics,President,Reaching,Technology,US President,USA,Washington DC,White House - Washington DCPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 1: President Barack Obama reaches to shake the hand of George Carruthers to award him the National Medal of Technology and Innovation in a ceremony at the White House on February 1, 2013 in Washington, DC. The National Medal of Science recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to science and engineering, while the National Medal of Technology and Innovation recognizes those who have made lasting contributions to America's competitiveness and quality of life and helped strengthen the Nation's technological workforce. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)