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Teen wins $75K for inventing a way to keep germs from spreading on airplanes

May 21, 2015

Canadian student Raymond Wang, 17, won the world’s largest high school science competition on Friday, taking home the top prize of $75,000 for inventing a new way to keep germs from spreading in airplane cabins…

You can read more about Wang’s invention of the “personalized ventilation zone” inside the airplane cabin at http://www.chicagotribune.com/lifestyles/travel/sns-wp-washpost-bc-germs16-20150516-story.html

Below is a video of Wang’s earlier invention – the Weather Harvester – Harvesting energy from rain, hail and snow:

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