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Obama Science AwardsSuper Glue inventor Harry Coover, M.S. ’42, Ph.D. ’44, died March 26 in Tennessee at age 94. Last year, President Barack Obama presented Coover with the National Medal of Technology and Innovation. Super Glue did not make Coover rich, but he was most proud of the adhesive’s use in spray form to stop wounded soldiers in Vietnam from bleeding, which he discusses in the video below.


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