2 Israeli teenagers win prizes in EU science competition

Two Israeli teenagers were announced on Thursday to be among the winners of an EU competition for young scientists held this past week in Lisbon, Portugal, Israeli Radio reported.
Eighteen-year-old Natty Aspis from Kibbutz Sasa won a prize of 2,500 euro for his research on the effect of the protein Galactin-8 on the bone absorption process.
Nineteen-year-old Pavel Fedayev from Arad also won a free trip to Chile for his research on the genesis of stars.