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Against adversity
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Organic Polymer Organic self-sustaining to combat drought and increase the quality of life in poor, low-income populations.
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What is your innovation?
A super absorbent polymer capable of acting as a hydrogel and fertilizer, to fight drought and all the damage that this causes in the population.
Fill in the following one-sentence “mad lib”: A inspired my innovation of B; B is important because of C and has made D impact.
Inspired by global populations, I am helping a big problem that does not give solution, generating impact at different levels of society.
What was the motivation behind your innovation?
The effects of droughts in all populations are terrible, causing habitat disorders, controls for diseases related to dehydration, crops, and social discontent.
I always accompanied my mother to make purchases, and I listened all the time the people's complaint about the drought so I thought that something could be achieved after a while researching it and I was able to create my polymer and have an impact on the community And to be able to achieve it at a global level.
How does your story bring the "Wow Factor"?
By the way it is told, and in itself what it means to create and do scientific research, with basically very few resources.
Anything else you want to share?
I am a student, but I am always working to fulfill my goals and projects, and generate the impact that I want to generate.
With this story I want to show that despite the adversities if you can create amazing things that can help society.

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