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Students learn through robotics

...For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics and was launched by the inventor of the Segway, Dean Kamen, in 1994. The purpose is to get young people interested in engineering, said Patrick O'Neill, the faculty adviser...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/02/01/met_374229.shtml
Metro | Aiken High School
Students' machines go head to head at championship

...the annual contest sponsored by For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, a foundation established by Dean Kamen, the inventor of the Segway two-wheeled, upright scooter and several pieces of medical equipment. "We learn more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/04/14/met_124629.shtml
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Atlanta cops scoot off after criminals on Segway scooters

...Human Transporter vehicles Tuesday. The battery-powered, two-wheeled scooters can top out at 15 mph. Inventor Dean Kamen introduced the gyroscope-stablized scooters last fall after keeping them secret for months under the code names IT...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/24/tec_340402.shtml
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Atlanta police undecided on buying high-tech scooters

...give the high-tech scooters a broad tryout, according to Segway officials. The scooter was introduced by inventor Dean Kamen in December 2001. The Central Atlanta Progress Ambassador Force, a tourism agency, bought six scooters for $9,000...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/08/02/tec_350565.shtml
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Aiken school puts team in robot battle

...year for most of the teams competing in the Atlanta suburb, though the national contest is in its 14th year. Inventor Dean Kamen dreamed it up as a way to spark students' interest in science and technology. Mr. Kamen is the inventor of the Segway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/03/29/met_474667.shtml
Metro | Aiken High School | Savannah River Site
Teenage engineers earn accolades

...many friends did you make?" He predicted many of the students would be submitting their own patent applications soon. Dean Kamen, the founder of For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology, won his first patent at age 17 and received...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/24/met_451218.shtml
Metro | Aiken High School
Pentagon explores turning scooters into robots

...on the battlefield, transporting injured soldiers to safety, or following humans around while hauling their gear. Dean Kamen, the Segway's inventor, told The Associated Press he had no qualms about enlisting his brainchild into the military...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/12/02/liv_387589.shtml
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Program draws in engineers

...we need innovative thinkers to help solve society's increasingly complex problems," said Segway scooter inventor Dean Kamen, the founder of FIRST. The program taps into the goals of budding engineers in Aiken County schools. Ten students...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/04/18/met_520857.shtml
Metro | Aiken High School
Segway hits legal pothole in San Francisco

...Segway-enabling legislation. But that doesn't mean major cities will roundly embrace the scooters touted by inventor Dean Kamen, when he introduced them to great fanfare in December 2001, as apt to "change civilization." California's law...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/21/tec_365735.shtml
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Perry motorizes his daily trek

...of course." This week, in particular, was big for the Segway fan. On Tuesday, Mr. Perry met Segway inventor Dean Kamen, who was the keynote speaker at a dinner for the Governor's School for Science and Mathematics. Mr. Kamen has hundreds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/03/01/met_118434.shtml
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