Science at Work

Experiments & applying science every day.

In a 3M laboratory scientists come to work every day prepared to research information and explore new possibilities that impact the world and propel innovation to make our world a better place. Read on, to learn more about the 3M Scientists!

Olester Benson

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Dr. Olester Benson invents energy-saving microscopic prisms that bend light to make the screens of cellphones, laptop computers and LCD TV's brighter and more colorful.

Alvin Boese

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Early Pioneer of Everyday Science

Delony Langer-Anderson

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Dr. Langer-Anderson invents products for the healthcare industry, using science and imagination to make products more comfortable, durable or easy to use, helping people feel better every day.

Lew Lehr

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Early Pioneer of Everyday Science

Kristin Thunhorst

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When you're applying science to innovation, it's important to have a vision for the ultimate outcome... in my case, a tangible product resulting from my direct contribution, creativity, and analysis as a critical thinker.