Here are the final results of the 2015 S4 competition.
Congratulations to Newark Memorial High School Team 1 (Descent Rate) for winning first place, and the $750 prize. The judges were impressed by the team’s computer modeling and data analysis, as well as their outreach efforts and rocketry on the playa.
Congratulations to Northview High School (Bird Migration) for winning second place ($250). The judges appreciated the team’s spirit, outreach efforts, 3D print designs and rocketry on the playa.
Congratulations to Newark Memorial High School Team 3 (Wind Speed) for the “Best Flight” award for rocketry on the playa and the novel design that included a third party anemometer. This team will receive $100 and a trophy for best flight.
We hope that everyone learned a lot from their Black Rock experiences. It was great fun, and we came away with valuable lessons learned for future similar events.