November 14, 2014 4:21 am
The winners of this year’s Draper Prize (engineering’s equivalent to the Nobel Prize) are the inventors of the Liquid Crystal Display (LCD). LCDs are the interface between people and many of today’s modern technologies. Engineer speak for the way information is presented on smart phones, computer monitors, clocks, calculators, TV screens and more. The engineering profession’s highest honors for 2012, presented by the National Academy of Engineering (NAE)
For the hundreds of thousands of migrants on the move across Europe, the pace of a day is dictated by forces almost entirely beyond their control.