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Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge named its grand prize 2011 winner: Braeden Benedict.
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Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge named its grand prize 2011 winner: Braeden Benedict. Braeden is a 15-year-old, 9th grade student from Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, who attends Peninsula High School in Rolling Hills Estates, CA. Braeden developed a lowcost impact detection device for use on youth and high school contact sport helmets to warn coaches and trainers that a player has received a hit with enough force to cause a concussion. Braeden received $25,000 and was named America’s 2011 Top Young Scientist.

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Deadline: March 13, 2012.

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