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What are we waiting for... | Emily Cross | TEDxThunderBay
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Added Jul 7, 2016
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Have you ever been told your not good enough.

16 year old Emily Cross found out it was not "cool" to be looking at rocks on the playground at age 12, and yet even after setbacks, found a way to succeed.

Honest, interesting, and inspirational, Emily shows clearly the power of passion. hallmarks of her talk.

Emily Cross just turned 16, and is one of twelve young scientists representing Team Canada, not once but two successive years at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.

She speaks to " have you ever been told you are not good enough" and lays out a great case for passion and determination being the ingredients to open the doors of your dreams.

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