X marks the invention

October 2004
Engineer (00137758);10/22/2004, Vol. 293 Issue 7662, p7
Reports on the plan of the World Technology Network and X Prize Foundation to hold a series of X Prizes for scientific or technological breakthroughs that tackle the most important human challenges. Six-month consultation to determine categories for the WTM Prize; Expected focus on artificial intelligence, teleportation, molecular assemblers, cold fusion and realistic virtual reality.


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