This Teen's Trying To Make The Road Safer Years Before She Even Starts Driving

September 26, 2014 5:58 PM

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She has a couple more years to go before she's eligible for a driver's license, but 14-year-old Katharine Wu, a high school freshman from Maryland, is already working to make the road a safer place for everyone.

Wu is a finalist in the 2014 Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge thanks to her entry for an ingenious device designed to detect and prevent drowsy driving. What's equally impressive: she submitted her video entry to the challenge, which awards prizes for scientific solutions to everyday...

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