Daniel Strain, Science News for Kids, September 9, 2012
"Young researchers can become local heroes for taking on projects that help their friends and neighbors"
"Many young researchers get their start by trying to solve a problem or fulfill a need in their own communities. When students dedicate themselves to finding a solution that may benefit their community, “a passion is ignited,” says Wendy Hawkins, executive director of the Intel Foundation, which sponsors Intel ISEF. “Finding that passion and fostering it can be the key to many students’ future success,” she says."