Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive - inspiring read

“The point is, we need today’s big thinkers thinking big. Think like you did when you were watching Star Trek or Star Wars or Inspector Gadget. Think like the kids I meet every year at the White House Science Fair. We started this event in 2010 with a ­simple premise: We need to teach our kids that it’s not just the winner of the Super Bowl who deserves to be celebrated but the winner of the science fair. Since then, I’ve met young people who are tackling everything from destroying cancer cells to using algae to produce clean energy to distributing vaccines to remote areas of the world—all before most of them can even vote.”

Barack Obama: Now Is the Greatest Time to Be Alive
https://www.wired.com/2016/10/president-obama-guest-edits-wired-essay/
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