Not the Science Type: Gitanjali

Not the Science Type: Gitanjali

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  • Julio Palacio


  • Gitanjali Rao

Gitanjali Rao was named TIME Magazine’s Kid of the Year in 2020 and, at just 16 years old, she’s already an accomplished scientist on a mission to create a global community of young innovators to solve problems all over the world.

One section of the 4-part documentary that addresses negative stereotypes and the need for greater diversity, equity and inclusion in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields.

Photo credit: Generous Films

Past Programs


How can youth power the planet?

New York International Children's Film Festival, New York, NY