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Ann MakosinskiHuman-powered Flashlight - Ann Makosinski

Ann is a 15-year-old Victoria student who is a finalist in Google's upcoming global science fair.  She built a flashlight which is powered by the heat from a human hand - no batteries or kinetic energy needed.

The Hollow (Thermoelectric) Flashlight (Youtube video)


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