Science

How a muddy footy jumper had a couple of girls look to science for help

Melanie Whelan
Updated November 21 2023 - 5:03pm, first published 5:00pm
Ballarat High School trio Remee Simmons, Taryn Simmons and Kira Barbary won the Peter Doherty prize last year in proving you get less wet running through rain than walking in it.
Ballarat High School trio Remee Simmons, Taryn Simmons and Kira Barbary won the Peter Doherty prize last year in proving you get less wet running through rain than walking in it.

Curiosity and a niggling need to find out whether the price tag was worth it for stain removal had then-year eight students Ashlyn Hall and Pippa Murphy on a mission.

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Melanie Whelan

Melanie Whelan

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