Meet the girls behind the robot

March 6, 2008 5:58:18 PM PST
Research shows that girls' interest in mathematics and science decreases dramatically from 4th to 12th grade. Meet a group of Bay Area girls who are embracing the challenge of science and technology. They are the Girl Scout-NASA "Space Cookies," joined by their NASA team advisor, Dr. Wendy Holforty.

For more information on Space Cookies, Girl Scouts of Northern California, and Girls Go Tech programs, visit:

For more information on Team 1868:
The Space Cookies go to:
or contact Diane Reklis: