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  • Breanna DiGiammarino

    loved your Indiegogo campaign. so excited to see you continue to flourish and grow!!

  • Bradley Urso

    Congrats! I take it you got the funding. I think your project is so rad. I shared the project with Neuro Club at my school, they're all about cognitive science. Also I can really relate to your relationship with science, thanks for sharing.

  • ArtVan

    Wonderful! Love to hear about programs making creative learning accessible! I am the founder and Director of ArtVan, a mobile arts therapy program. As a visual artist it is about using the arts to activate imagination, create and discover. We bring this to low income neighborhoods. Keep it rolling!

    • Alessandra Rizzotti

      So cool! Please tell us more about what you're doing! Tag any posts related to it: push-for-good

    • Tyler Alterman

      How cool! Let me know if you ever make a trip to NYC--we might have to assemble a fleet with the BioBus (

  • Raj Melville

    Agastya has taken science out to rural India using Mobile Labs for the past 10 years. They have 65 mobile labs each with over 200 simple hands on experiments using local materials and have reached over 5 million children and 100,000 teachers in India. The experiments are universal and can be used in the US too. Take a look at

    • Tyler Alterman

      Raj...that's breathtaking! Would love to collaborate sometime in the future and do some cross-cultural psychology/neuroscience--one of the major research topics at my lab: I might even have to make a trip out there at some point.

      • Raj Melville

        Sure ping me if you need an introduction

  • Manasa Yeturu

    This is amazing - It's like Bill Nye The Science Guy in a truck :) Creativity + STEM = love it!

    • Tyler Alterman

      Not sure if I can compare to Bill (or as I like to call him, "The Holy One"), but I'll certainly be following his example!

  • Brian Kateman

    What an amazing project! I donated to support and I will share among all my friends - that is the least I can do with only a few days remaining.

  • mgiffordsmith

    I know of one camp full of kids already eagerly awaiting a visit from the Think Tank. Let the learning begin!

  • momdiva

    If one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
    -- Henry David Thoreau

    Congratulations, and march on in the name of accessible science!

  • eschombu

    Your enthusiasm and curiosity is contagious Tyler! The children of NYC would be lucky to have it unleashed upon them in the form of The Think Tank :-)

    • Tyler Alterman

      Thank you for saying so! And I love the word choice of "unleash." Prepare for a LEARNING RAMPAGE.

  • Joe Eastman

    Hooray for increasing science literacy!

  • Adele Peters

    This is awesome. I hope the Think Tank comes to my neighborhood.

    • Tyler Alterman

      I do too! Are you an NYC-er? Either way, I hope to get TTT driving beyond NYC after a test bed period.

      • Adele Peters

        I am in NYC, as a matter of fact. And hoping that, since I'm no longer in elementary school, there might be a way for adults to also visit TTT...

        • Tyler Alterman

          There certainly will--we hope to be pulling up to sidewalks in all five boroughs to invite folks of all ages aboard.