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Mexican student wins NASA award for Jupiter project

Mexico (Notimex) -- Mexican student Jonathan Sánchez won a trophy from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, NASA, for his project that aims to estimate the probability of life on Jupiter.

Sánchez won second place in the 17th Air and Space International Program 2017 at the Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center.

His project includes a proposal for improvements on a satellite that could travel to Jupiter.

Sánchez studies at the Metropolitan Polytechnical University of the state of Hidalgo, in central Mexico.

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