“Dean (Kamen!) of Invention” Premiering Friday on Planet Green

From USA Today:
What if tiny “nano-bots” could autonomously travel though a person’s bloodstream to find and kill cancerous cells, eliminating the need for surgery? Or what if you could hop into a flying car for your morning commute?

No science fiction here: “These are real,” say commercials for Planet Green‘s new show, Dean of Invention, which premieres Friday at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

Dean Kamen, the show’s host and inventor of various medical technologies as well as the two-wheeled self-balancing personal transporter, the Segway, says he wants the show to get kids excited about STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), although the series is not aimed just at children.

Read the full story at http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/mind-soul/education/2010-10-21-DeanOfInvention21_ST_N.htm?csp=34news and check out the show schedule at http://planetgreen.discovery.com/tv/dean-of-invention/dean-of-invention.html And prepare for renewed interest in FIRST

TDT will be watching. Hope you will, too!

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