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MAHS pair win science, engineering fair honors

Posted 4/5/17

Several Middletown Area High School students took home awards recently from the Capital Area Science and Engineering Fair.

Aayushi Patel took home first place in the Medicine and Health category, …

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MAHS pair win science, engineering fair honors

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Several Middletown Area High School students took home awards recently from the Capital Area Science and Engineering Fair.

Aayushi Patel took home first place in the Medicine and Health category, while there were three runner-up finishers for Middletown. Richa Patel won second place in the Medicine and Health category, Sara Dintiman was second in the Environmental category, and Nathaniel Kinsey was second in the Mathematics category. Kinsey also won the Susquehanna Section Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers Award. Mason Swartz was third in the Physics & Astronomy category.

Aayushi Patel’s project was titled “The Creation of Superbugs: The Effects of Antibiotics on Microbial Resistance.”

Richa Patel’s project was titled “The Effects of Painkillers on Yeast Fermentation.”

Dintiman’s project was called “From Gas to Rust: Measuring Air Content at Different Altitudes” and Kinsey’s was called “Beginner’s Luck or Cutting-Edge Cubing?” Swartz’s project was titled “How Much Sugar is in That Coke?”