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YSC Ambassador Abigail “Astronaut Abby” Harrison shares her experience at this year’s challenge event. It feels like not too long ago I was a “kid scientist", with big dreams of changing the world and a long way to go. So when I was asked to be a guest judge for the 2017 Young Scientist Challenge, and meet 10 kids just like me, I jumped at the opportunity.
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Kim Moldofsky
Meet Dr. Kathleen Shafer, the 3M mentor who helped Gitanjali Rao earn the title of 2017's Discovery Education 3M Top Young Scientist. Read on to learn about Dr. Shafer's background, early influencers, and her work with young people.
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