Teen’s algae-biofuel experiment wins science fest

SCIENCE Teen’s Algae-Biofuel Experiment Wins Science Fest The winner of the $100,000 Intel Science Talent Search is Sarah Volz, a Colorado public high-school senior who developed a way to increase oil yields from algae, a potential alternative to fossil fuels. Discussion Ideas: Watch this 2:30-minute video on algal fuel, how it is cultivated, and why it is an important potential fuel source in the United … Continue reading Teen’s algae-biofuel experiment wins science fest