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Virginia Tech student finalist in Discovery Channel reality show

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Virginia Tech Ph.D. Student Amy Elliott will show her pure genius for the final time tonight in her bid to be America's next great engineer.

We introduced you to Amy Elliott in May just before she made her debut on the Discovery Channel's, The Big Brain Theory: Pure Genius. It's down to the finale tonight and it's Amy versus one other contestant. Both beat out eight other men and women to make it to the final showdown and a chance at the $50,000 cash prize and one year contract with an engineering firm.

As they've done for the last eight weeks, the two will be given a seemingly impossible engineering challenge and the winner named.

The final episode airs tonight at 7:00 on Discovery.

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