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Oregon Students Invent the Future as Part of Intel Contest

PORTLAND, Ore., April 9, 1997 — A device that helps adults to walk again after a debilitating accident, a mobile power plant that harnesses the energy generated by the ocean’s currents and a machine that chills beverages in mere seconds. These are among the inventions submitted by the 10 finalists from middle schools in Oregon as part of Intel Corporation’s “Invention of the Future” contest.

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