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[report整理] SENEWS-2011-03-24

[Homework]SENEWS-2011-03-24

This is the VOA Special English Education Report.
The Intel Science Talent search is the top science competition for high school student in the United States.The forty finalists were honored in Washington last week.They met with scientists and politicians.President Obama welcomed them to the White House.
The forty students were selected from almost two thousand contestants nationwide.They had to present original research to be judged by professional scientists.The students show their research projects on the large posters.The winners were announced march fifteen.
Wendy Hawkins is executive director of the Intel Foundation. She says the forty finalists represented excellence across many areas of science.
Wendy Hawkins:These students bring work that is ready for publication and  in many cases has already been published in pretty much any branch of science that you can think of :physics,electrical engineering.And the projects are deep and rich and insightful.
Selena Li is from fair Oaks California,she wanted to find a more effective treatment for liver cancer.she began her research four years ago.A scientist at  the university California ,Davis,taught her how to design and do experimental  work in the laboratory.
Selena Li:I researched in a  new approach to targeting who liver cancer by basically starving the liver cancer cells to death,while living the almost unaffected,and,to go one step further,I block it  survival pathaway to make the treatment more effective.
Mr.Li  placed fifth in the Intel science talent research and was awarded thirty thousand dollars.
Scott Boisvert lives near Phoenix,Arizona.He began using a laboratory at the university of Arizona at the age of fourteen.Over four years,he completed a project studying a fungus linked to decrease in amphibian[æm'fibiən] around the world.
He waw trying to find out it different chemicals and substances in the water could kill the fungus.He Collected and tested water samples across Arizona.
Scott Boisvert :So my results were able to  identify a list of chemical that was significant in the growth andi in the movement of  fungus .
He placed tenth in the  Intel competetion and was awarded twenty thousand dollars.
Evan O'Dorney of  Danville,California,won the top award a one hunderd thousand dollars in this years Intel Science Talent Search.For his mathmatical project, he compared two ways to estimate the square root of the integer  ['intidʒə] .a number with no fractional['frækʃənəl]  parts.
Wendy Hawkins at the Intel Foundation say these young people represent the next generation of scientists who will help shape of American's future.
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