Minnesota Moment: Local Teens Are Finalists in 'Genes in Space' Challenge

June 12, 2018 04:02 PM

Four local teenagers are reaching for the stars.

Michelle Sung, Rebecca Li and Aarthi Vijayakumar, of Mounds View High School, and David Li, of Woodbury High School, are finalists in the national "Genes in Space" challenge. 


The teens are researching how a human's genetic code is impacted by radiation in space. 

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Leah McLean

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