Raquel Redshirt lives within the Navajo Nation of New Mexico. Historically, there has been a lack of access to cooking fuels due to their remote location. In order to try and solve that problem, Raquel studied solar ovens and created her own from found materials around her community. She, in turn, was a finalist at the Intel International
Science and Engineering Fair. This is the story of how her innovative idea was born.
Tags: 100 People Foundation, www.100people.org, Solar Oven, Science Fair, Intel, ISEF, Science, Navajo Nation, New Mexico, Shiprock, High School
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Raquel Redshirt is a member of the Navajo Nation and grew up seeing members of her community...