Three schoolchildren from Turkmenistan became bronze winners of the GENIUS Olympiad International High School Environmental Projects Competition in Osuigo, USA. Their projects were awarded in the category “Computer Science” and “Physics”.
The work of “FIREFIGHTER” by the team of Gerchek Batyrov, Novruz Abdullayev and Selbiniyaz Gurbandurdyeva impressed the jury. A robot that helps firefighters dismantle debris and free passageways to save people was named one of the most practical and necessary inventions.
A Telpex robot from the team of Ahmed Amanov and Abray Bakiyev collects boxes and automates the transportation of goods. The project was recognized as economically viable and interesting for business.
Islam Muhammetjanov was noted for his ecological project on the desalination of sea water.
Also, incentive prizes were awarded to projects of several more Turkmen schoolchildren. In total, 1289 children from 79 countries took part in the competition.
“If people like you don’t worry about the world, nothing will change for the better,” wrote the famous children’s writer Dr. Seuss. This quote was the motto of the Olympiad GENIUS 2019.