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Finalists & Winners
2006 Finalists

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Almas Abdulla

Nicholas Anthony

Shalila Baena

Aaron Burrows

Joseph Church

David Cohn, III

Amy David

Isabella Dominguez

Cyanna Skye Edwards

Erin Edwards

Shilpi Ganguly

Jack Grundy

Anthony Hennig

Jacob Hurwitz

Otana Jakpor

Taylor Jones

Theo Jones

Nolan Kamitaki

Manpreet Kaur

Sophie Klimcak

Nicholas Lemp

Jason Lloyd

Mikael Matossian

Collin McAliley

Jayleen McAlpine

Kushal Naik

Theresa Oei

William Pete

Lindsey Precht

Mackensie Quade

Radhika Rawat

Philip Ricker

Michael Sewell

Aarthi Shankar

David Tao

Jayne Thompson

Paige Thompson

Joel Tinker

Trevor van Voorthuijsen

Scott Yu

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Radhika enjoys playing the piano and teaching children tae kwon do. She hopes to become a doctor someday so "I can help people in different ways."
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Radhika became inspired to learn more about nutrition by her mother, who always prods her to eat well. Radhika wondered whether cooking might affect the nutritional quality of vegetables. She hypothesized that cooked vegetables would have lower vitamin contents because heat from cooking might break vitamins down.
 
Radhika liquefied three carrots in separate batches in a blender. She left one of these solutions alone, cooked the second for three minutes, and cooked the third for five minutes. After testing the vitamin C content of all three batches, she found that carrots cooked for three minutes had more vitamin C than uncooked ones, but those cooked for five minutes had less vitamin C.
 

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