Burnie High School

Student battle of brains

BRAIN BATTLE: Boris Mrgic, Jordy Lyons and Ryan Bentley from Burnie High build a "Mars rover" that can travel over rough terrain as part of the Science and Engineering challenge. Picture: Neil Richardson, The Advocate.

MASON Wright of Devonport High School spent Wednesday designing and constructing a catapult, but not because he intended to cause mischief.

The grade 10 student was part of the Science and Engineering Challenge, a national competition where teams solve problems and undertake educational construction activities.

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Story by Lachlan Bennett, The Advocate