Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: The Indonesian youth make an experiment that ultimately selected by the space agency’s of the United States (US), NASA.
Their experiment was studying about the growth of rice and yeast to make tempeh in zero gravity in the space station.
Robert J.Blake told reporters in At American, Pacific Place, South Jakarta, Sunday, as US Ambassador to Indonesia, said "Young Indonesia is very accomplished and proud. They made a very remarkable study," (04/17/2016 )
He revealed that the research undertaken Indonesian children selected by NASA this is one form of US cooperation with Indonesia.
"The scope of cooperation is increasingly widespread Indonesia is strengthening cooperation with the United States," said Ambassador Blake.
Ambassador Blake also added that the science and technology aspects are important aspects of this relationship between the two countries.
The Indonesian children whose experiments chosen by NASA is a student of SMA Superior Del Lake Toba is the foundation of the Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs, Luhut B. Panjaitan. Menkopolhukam also participated in this event.
Tim Rice experiment is a team that comes from the school foundation Menkopolhukam. While the team is a combination of yeast experiments students from Jakarta, Bandung and Jayapura.
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