Medea Creek student shines at young scientist challenge, visits Washington, D.C.
By Michael Picarella
Acorn Staff Writer
Medea Creek Middle School eighth-grader Benjamin Steele, 13, returned last week from the 2001 Discovery Young Scientists Challenge in Washington, D.C. after being nominated as a top 40 finalist chosen from 1,751 young scientists throughout the country. As part of having one of the best science projects in the U.S., Benjamin had an asteroid–&nda...