Alex Rivest has a PhD in Neuroscience from MIT and currently studies the brain circuits underlying episodic memory formation. He co-founded the non-profit Blue Kitabu, an organization designed to empower local community leaders to build sustainable schools in Ghana and Kenya and currently runs the Blue Kitabu Research Institute, which supervises primary research in the communities Blue Kitabu works in. With his photography, he hopes to inspire kids to explore and to always ask questions about the world around them.
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