Positive news from around the planet

Eesha Khare, an 18-year-old American student of Indian origin, received a Young Scientist Award of $50,000 from the Intel Foundation for inventing a phone charger that fits within the cell and can re-charge its battery in just 20 to 30 seconds.

The grand prize of the annual Intel Science event ($75,000) went to Ionut Budisteanu of Romania who created a model for a low-cost, self-driving car (something Google has been raking its brain over for quite a while).

Read the entire story here http://articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com/2013-05-21/nri-achievers/39417300_1_top-prize-cellphone-battery-intel

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