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Nolan Lenard

Hometown: 
Mobile, Alabama
School: 
St. Luke's Episcopal School
Age: 
11
Grade: 
6
Nolan is a member of the Boy Scouts and B.E.S.T. Robotics. He also enjoys archery.
What is your favorite subject in school?: 
Math and Science
What kind of extra-curricular activities or hobbies do you enjoy participating in?: 
I am on the Archery Team, Science Olympiad Team and B.E.S.T. Robotics team at my school. I am a Boy Scout and I love camping. I also play the trumpet. I enjoy building things and playing on the computer and riding my bike. I like to have fun.
What career do you want to pursue and why?: 
When I was 5, we had a career day at my school. I have always wanted to work for NASA. The Mars Rovers influenced me. I want to make rovers for other planets.
Why did you enter in the Discovery Education 3M Young Scientist Challenge?: 
I inherited a video camera and a friend and I started making movies with our Lego guys. I wanted to try a movie of my own.
What do you enjoy most about science?: 
I like to discover things. I like to know how things work.
What science accomplishment are you the most proud of?: 
I won first place in Pinewood derby. I have won several times at Science Olympiad. I was just inducted in the Jr. National Honor Society. I am proudest when I figure out something electrical and it helps my teachers or mom.
State: 
Alabama

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