NASA Downlink Science Fair
Along with getting to talk with an astronaut aboard the International Space Station, students also participated in a science fair with a space theme! They could choose between creating a solar oven, straw truss, or heavy lifting crane.
There were honorable mentions for each category and then overall 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners.
The following are the list of winners of each category:
1st Place Overall: Rockcastle County Middle School-Jackson Cromer, Caleb Ballinger, Cameron Coy, and Ryan Martin with a Heavy Lifting Crane
2nd Place Overall: Lee County Middle School-Gram Durbin and Ethan Smith with a Solar Oven
3rd Place Overall: Model Lab School: Jason Deerfield, Cole Brewer, Natalie Dedic, Sophie Gershtenson, Nathan Richey
Honorable Mention Straw Truss: North Laurel Middle School-Kori Matney, Walker House, Kendall Benge, Arjun Kanthawar, Hannah Wilkerson
Honorable Mention Heavy Lifting Crane: Boyle County Middle School-Jaime Thygesen, Taylor Whitsell, Kate Leahey, and Erin Kidd