Prisha Shroff, 15 years old.

After witnessing the devastation by wildfires in California, she created an AI system to prevent wildfires, which uses real-time NASA and NOAA meteorological data to predict wildfires.

Put them out before they ever start.


"Because that’s what people who defy the odds do. That’s how people who become great at things—whether it’s flying or blowing through gender stereotypes—do.

They start. Anywhere. Anyhow.

They don’t care if the conditions are perfect or if they’re being slighted. They do whatever it takes. Because they know that once they get started, if they can just get some momentum, they can make it work."

Ryan Holiday