#PODCAST 16-year-old Newcastle science wiz creates an automated screening and sanitising robot - out of LEGO!

By Newsbreak Producer Rachel Vadi - 16-year-old science wiz Suhaan Singh has contributed to the fight against COVID-19 - with a novel invention to automate the screening and sanitising process. Suhaan's inspiration came from wanting to safeguard his family and school mates. He did this by using a Lego kit to construct and modify a robot. For his creation, Suhaan has been selected to represent South Africa in the 2021 Virtual International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in the United States. The Newcastle learner says he is very excited about representing South Africa at the virtual fair...