Teenage girls have built Africa's first-ever private satellite
6th December 2016

A project that is part of a high school science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) boot camp, has led to Africa’s first ever private satellite being conceptualized and designed by 14 South African teenage girls. The satellite aims to orbit Africa and collect agricultural information. It will gather thermal imaging data and indicate where drought and floods are expected.

For more information, visit http://www.sciencealert.com/14-awesome-teenage-girls-have-built-africa-s-first-ever-private-satellite

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