Awesome 17-Year-Old Girl Invents Nanoparticle That Kills Cancer Cells


What were you doing when you were 17? Playing video games with your friends? Smoking outside the back door of your high school? Well, unless you answered "curing cancer," prepare to feel like an underachiever compared to Angela Zhang. The impressive 17-year-old from Cupertino, California just won the $100,000 Grand… » 12/11/11 5:20pm 12/11/11 5:20pm

High School Girls Make History; Kick Ass In Science Competition

Even though the number of women completing doctorates in math and science is nowhere near 50% — and a new report says that the U.S. isn't even in the top 25 world rankings for science, math or reading — a passel of female high school students owned yesterday's math, science and technology Siemens Competition. For the… » 12/04/07 9:30am 12/04/07 9:30am