18 Jun. 2014
Washington, UNITED STATES
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks with eco-friendly urban furniture designer Sandra Richter while hosting the first-ever White House "Maker Faire" in Washington June 18, 2014. The solar-powered bench allows people to charge their phones while resting. Obama met with students, entrepreneurs and everyday citizens who are using new tools and techniques to launch new businesses, learn vital skills in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM), and fuel the renaissance in American manufacturing.
REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS SCIENCE TECHNOLOGY)