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People Are Awesome: This NASA Engineer Surprised a Student With a Video Reply to His Science Questions

Liz Dwyer

You can post questions on NASA's website, but how many of us actually think they'll reply? Lucas Whiteley, a 4-year-old kindergartener from Yorkshire, England wrote and asked for help on a school science project. Now he's the rock star of his school (and he's feeling pretty inspired) because NASA Engineer Ted Garbeff emailed back answers to the questions and sent a video that's a "10-minute virtual tour of his Mountain View base in California."

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