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The finalists that shape our  world

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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

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European Inventor Award

European Inventor Award

This annual award promotes Europe’s potential to innovate. It showcases the inspiring stories of scientists and engineers who improve and advance our world.

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