Prepare to Be Wowed
Just take a look at what these teen scientists have done!

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2014 Winner & Finalists: Discovery-3M Young Scientist Challenge

2014 Winner & Finalists: Discovery-3M Young Scientist Challenge

Check out this year's amazing projects: rescue robots that locate victims in a disaster, a headset that helps keep drowsy drivers awake, and the winning project, battery cells powered by pollution. More...

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High School Student Discovers Complete Baby Dinosaur Fossil

High School Student Discovers Complete Baby Dinosaur Fossil

When Kevin Terris was 17, he made an unbelievable find: the "youngest and most complete" skeleton of a baby Parasaurolophus — a fossil missed by two paleontologists just days earlier. More...

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Caroline Moore: Teen Astronomer/Singer

Caroline Moore: Teen Astronomer/Singer

Meet the teenage amateur astronomer who got to hang out with Barack and Michelle Obama after discovering an extremely rare supernova. More...

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Teen Discovers Promising Cystic Fibrosis Treatment

Teen Discovers Promising Cystic Fibrosis Treatment

At 16, Marshal Zhang made a discovery that could improve cystic fibrosis treatment. Using a university supercomputer, he modeled compounds that work together to fight the disorder. When lab-tested in living cells, they worked! Find out more. More...

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Whiz Kid Grows Algae Under Her Bed, Wins Intel Science Fair

Whiz Kid Grows Algae Under Her Bed, Wins Intel Science Fair

If biofuels are the future, then Sara Volz may lead the way. This teen’s winning project for the Intel Science Fair investigated the most economically feasible algae production for biofuel. Check out her work. More...

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The White House Maker Faire

The White House Maker Faire

Joey Hudy fired off a marshmallow cannon and was sent to the White House, not the principal's office. Now the President is looking for more teens like him. Do you have what it takes? More...

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The Secret of Trees

The Secret of Trees

Fibonacci Sequence + Budding Inventor = Fantastic Discovery. See how a winter walk in the woods helped one remarkable 13-year-old crack a solar energy secret used by trees.
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High School Student Develops Chemical-Detecting Robot

High School Student Develops Chemical-Detecting Robot

As a high school freshman, Anna Simpson set out to create a robot that sniffs out spilled chemicals. And 2 years later she had made one…out of Legos. More...

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Alex Spiride: Google Science Fair 2013 Global Finalist

Alex Spiride: Google Science Fair 2013 Global Finalist

Alex, a competitive swimmer, built an underwater robot propelled by air pressure that moves — and sounds — like a squid. Check out his invention that makes it easier to get close to and study marine life. More...

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Boy Wonder: Jack Andraka

Boy Wonder: Jack Andraka

By the time doctors find pancreatic cancer, it’s usually too late for the patient. But now a 15-year-old student has invented a test that may catch the cancer early and save thousands of lives. More...

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60 Minutes
Snow Traps

Snow Traps

Meet Erica David, a high school student that turned her love of snow into award-winning science fair projects. See how her work capturing the power of snow drifts is being used to fight drought. More...

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Science News for Students
Winner of Google Science Fair Studies Ways to Prevent Influenza

Winner of Google Science Fair Studies Ways to Prevent Influenza

Realizing that influenza can kill millions, high schooler Eric Chen has discovered new compounds that might stop flu viruses and a new method of finding such compounds. More...

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High School Student Devises Possible Cancer Cure

High School Student Devises Possible Cancer Cure

The daughter of Chinese immigrants, Angela Zhang is really into shoes and curing cancer. Her method, which won the top prize in a national science fair, has almost totally eliminated tumors in mice.
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