Eon Duzant, 17-year old Junior at Baltimore's W.E.B. DuBois High School

*If you’ve ever watched an episode of “The Wire”, the controversial exploitive series for Showtime that painted Baltimore City as a drug den riddled with corruption, you would have never thought Baltimore City was capable of giving the world Eon Duzant.

Duzant, 17, just participated in the Intel Science Competition in California where the judges aren’t looking for America’s next Top Model or Idol, they judge the best high school talent from all over the globe.  This is clearly the scientific big leagues, so to win is nearly a miracle … especially when you hail from the mean streets of . (more…) Baltimore.