$400K Breakthrough Prize goes to teen, school for 7-min film on relativity

November 9, 2015 2:03 AM

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SAN FRANCISCO — Attention, students. Interested in science and know how to shoot a video? Care to make $400,000?

Meet Ryan Chester, 18, whose quirky video explaining Albert Einstein’s mind-bending Special Theory of Relativity won the inaugural Breakthrough Junior Challenge Sunday. The prize nets the North Royalton (Ohio) High School senior $250,000 toward college; $50,000 for Rick Nestoff, the physics teacher ...

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