MacArthur Genius Grants The MacArthur Foundation announces the 24 recipients of this year's award today. The best and brightest in their fields each receive a $500,000 grant. Host Bob Edwards profiles some of the winners.
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The MacArthur Foundation announces the 24 recipients of this year's award today. The best and brightest in their fields each receive a $500,000 grant. Host Bob Edwards profiles some of the winners.