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Whiz Kids

The following article is from Uncle John’s Factastic Bathroom Reader. (Image credit: JosvanE) “Whiz kid” is used to describe any exceptionally smart or successful young person. Here at the BRI, we use it to describe folks who are not only smart— but also use their brilliance for… well, read on and see for yourself. WHIZ KIDS: Randy Hurd, Kip Hacking, Benjamin Haymore, and Tad Truscott, four physicists at Brigham Young University’s “Splash Lab” CONTRIBUTION TO HUMANITY: Studying the physics of urinal “splash-back” and devising a way to prevent it.
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