Innovation Pursuit: Autonomous Kayak

Building an autonomous kayak was Leo Megliola's eighth grade Innovation Pursuit. Mentored by Jeff Gunn, Leo utilized Fusion360 and a 3D printer to create a prototype steering system. Earlier this summer, Leo's autonomous kayak successfully traveled six miles offshore to the Isles of Shoals!

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