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Sydney Zhang
Hello Everyone!       Thank you so much for visiting my blog! In this video, I will show you my summer research experience with a 3M product and how my 3M mentor, Dr. Shaver,  helped me to make good progress on my project. My dry eye disease diagnosis project has been significantly expanded with the innovative technology of 3M. See you at the final event!  - Sydney   
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Veda Murthy
Hello fellow scientists! This is Veda Murthy, writing from Fairfax, VA. Today I will talk about the summer mentorship that I received and how working with a scientist helped develop my solution.  I hope you enjoy my video blog!
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Viraj Pandey
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Anika Chebrolu Takes Home Top Prize and Improving Lives Award at This Year’s 3M Young Scientist Challenge
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Hello fellow scientists, experts, and engineers! Welcome to my blog, and today, I will be talking about the progress I made over the summer.
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Hi everyone! I can't believe that we are already onto the final month of the 3M Young Scientist Challenge! Being a Young Scientist Challenge finalist has been a truly amazing experience this past summer. My mentor has been a great guide and has provided me with so many materials and advice for my project and I am honored and thankful to have been working with her this summer.  Check out my new blog post to find out more about my summer experience!
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  Hello, fellow scientists, experts, and engineers! Welcome to my blog, and today I will be talking about the importance of research. 
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Hi Everyone, This week I am blogging about research, and how it is important to stay organized.  That's it for this time, -Ekansh
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Hello, fellow scientists, experts, and engineers! Welcome to my blog, and today I will be discussing the process of selecting one problem over the summer. Let's slide on over to it!
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Hello Inventor-Scientist-Friends!  This week I am going to talk about how I chose my problem and how several very valuable discussions with 3M scientists helped me re-think my project.