These scientists just discovered a major way to fight hunger — and they’re still in high school

hree women may have just solved world hunger. And the best part — they’re all teenagers. 

Three Irish teenagers — Emer Hickey, 16, Sophie Healy-Thow, 17, and Ciara Judge 16 — took home top honors Monday at the annual Google Science Fair, which highlights achievements in groundbreaking discoveries.

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