Google Science Fair Hangout: What’s Your Utopia?
When you picture a utopia, you might imagine a really amazing place, but one of the key aspects is likely to be that it doesn’t exist, and it wouldn’t work even if it did.
NG Explorer and innovator, TH Culhane, isn’t interested in that kind of utopia. He’s not after some fantasy perfect world, just a better, more beautiful carrying-out of the real one.
One place he sees the regularly finds inspiration and conviction that such change is possible is as a judge at the annual Google Science Fair.
TH has been a judge there every year since its inception, and it’s one of his favorite times of the year. “To have the opportunity to come back each year,” he has said, “engaging, as a humbled adult, in the science fair dialog these young people carry, is one of the greatest honors in my academic and professional career.”