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Ryan Patterson

Eighteen-year-old inventor Ryan Patterson is truly a young scientist. He designed a sign language translator glove that works by sensing the hand movements of the American Sign Language and sending the data to a device that displays the words on-screen. The "Glove" allows a deaf person to communicate easily with anyone. Ryan's invention won first place in the Siemens Westinghouse Science and Technology competition!

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Which creature can carry up to 850 times its own weight?

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