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Video:A 15-Year-Old With A Huge Brain And An Even Bigger Heart Blows MIT Away


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JL
- 293 days ago - upworthy.com
Alvin Melathe In a world where the word "genius" gets thrown around to describe taxi-cab apps and online dating algorithms, it's nice to meet someone who remembers that truly important inventions are about making life better for your community & your w



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JL A. (275)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 2:27 pm
A 15-Year-Old With A Huge Brain And An Even Bigger Heart Blows MIT Away
Alvin Melathe

In a world where the word "genius" gets thrown around to describe taxi-cab apps and online dating algorithms, itís nice to meet someone who remembers that truly important inventions are about making life better for your community and your world ... not just about finding the most efficient way to get a cheeseburger at 3 a.m.

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Rose NoFWDSPLZ (273)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 3:10 pm
Wonderful
 

Natasha Salgado (520)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 3:19 pm
May this bright boy be blessed with good health-happiness and love. Good luck to him...Thx JL
 

A F. (132)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 3:36 pm
Thank you!
 

Angelika R. (143)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 5:13 pm
THIS kid will be a leader for the future, maybe not only in S.L either, for sure! amazing! thx
 

Barbara K. (84)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 5:16 pm
What a brilliant, happy, and resourceful young man. Hope he goes far in life and I think there is greatness in store for him.
 

Mitchell D. (131)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 6:00 pm
I have done "citizen Science,"for New Jersey Audubon, and the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology, an encourage anyone who can help with the turtles To do so.
 

Twyla Sparks (208)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 8:38 pm
done, Thank you
 

Dale O. (190)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 8:53 pm
Marvellous and inspirational, just wonderful.
 

Karen Baker (66)
Sunday December 1, 2013, 9:28 pm
Wonderful thank you very much for sharing...
 

. (0)
Monday December 2, 2013, 6:50 am
Great video, JL. Thanks for sharing.
 

Theodore Shayne (56)
Monday December 2, 2013, 9:21 am
Nicely done young sirs.
 

Malgorzata Zmuda (182)
Monday December 2, 2013, 1:47 pm
dzięki
 

Roger Garin-michaud (62)
Monday December 2, 2013, 2:46 pm
noted, thanks
 

SuSanne P. (182)
Monday December 2, 2013, 6:14 pm
What an inspiring story you have shared with us! Thank you dearly JL.
 

Patricia N. (8)
Tuesday December 3, 2013, 1:09 am
Wonderful young man.
 

JL A. (275)
Tuesday December 3, 2013, 5:42 am
You are welcome Natasha, AF,Twyla, Karen, Laura, Malgorzata, Roger and SuSanne.
 

Michael Kirkby (85)
Tuesday December 3, 2013, 8:46 am
Noted
 
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