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Awarding outside the box. Entrepreneur Yuri Milner is the man behind the Breakthrough Prize, which bequeaths top scientists with large cash awards—not just to fund their research, but for any purpose they see fit. Last week's ceremony was attended by movie stars and scientists alike. "Let's recognize that these people are making significant contributions and should make at least a fraction of what the best Wall Street trader is making," Milner said before the start of the show.