Where innovation is abundant | December 14, 2011 | Almanac | Almanac Online |



Cover Story - December 14, 2011

Where innovation is abundant

SRI International sees unprecedented opportunities, says CEO Curtis Carlson.

Editor's note: In this story, the Almanac inaccurately described SRI as running the entrepreneurial boot camps for students at the Girls Middle School in Palo Alto. The school does run entrepreneurial boot camps, but SRI is not involved. By Dave Boyce Innovation never has been the exclusive province of humanity. Bacteria, for example, in partnership with trees and other green plants, can claim a major innovation: photosynthesis. It's an old one, but it's a good one. The plants, with the aid of sunshine, release life-giving oxygen by absorbing the carbon dioxide that oxygen-dependent creatures like us exhale.

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