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Caltech Lands Record-Breaking $600 Million

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Science  02 Nov 2001:
Vol. 294, Issue 5544, pp. 979
DOI: 10.1126/science.294.5544.979a

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Semiconductor pioneer Gordon Moore and his wife Betty set a new record in philanthropy last week by announcing a $600 million donation to Moore's alma mater, the California Institute of Technology in Pasadena.