Nolan is a member of the Boy Scouts and B.E.S.T. Robotics. He also enjoys archery.
Why did you enter the Young Scientist Challenge?
I inherited a video camera and a friend and I started making movies with our Lego guys. I wanted to try a movie of my own.
What is your favorite invention of the last 100 years, and why?
I like to discover things. I like to know how things work.
In 15 years I hope to be...
When I was 5, we had a career day at my school. I have always wanted to work for NASA. The Mars Rovers influenced me. I want to make rovers for other planets.