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A Hundred Tiny Hands: Toys for Your Brilliant Lil' Inventor

A project in Irvine, CA by Khine Engineering Lab, UC Irvine

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Reinvent learning: make science fun and invent the next generation of inventors!
Backers: 512
Average Pledge Per Backer: $105

Funded: $54,000 of $50,000
Dates: Feb 24th -> Mar 26th (30 days)
Project By: Khine Engineering Lab, UC Irvine
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Latest News

A Big Thank You from Michelle & Invitation to Our Countdown Party

March 22nd - via:
Dear Tiny Hands Friends: Before the end of the campaign, regardless of outcome, I wanted to share a few sentiments with you. First and foremost, I would like to thank you, from the bottom of my heart, for supporting and believing in the dream of my... (Read More)

A Hundred Tiny Hands Technology to detect infectious disease!

March 20th - via:
Congrats to Himanshu Sharma, a Tiny Hands helper and Khine Lab member! He uses A Hundred Tiny Hands technology to detect biomarkers for infectious diseases. Wow! That's cool science! ... (Read More)

7 days left!!

March 18th - via:
Thank you, our wonderful supporters, from the bottom of our hearts, for all your support, kind words, and generous donations. We could not have gotten this far without you. We have reached $31,514 and still need $18,486 to reach our goal. We only... (Read More)

A Hundred Tiny Hands and Ned the Neuron are now friends!

March 17th - via:
Happy Monday! A Hundred Tiny Hands has found a new friend on Kickstarter! Ned the Neuron by Kizoom is an electronic storybook that teaches about the nervous system. We at A Hundred Tiny Friends love what Kizoom is doing, and can't wait to see what... (Read More)

International Shipping to EVERYWHERE now!

March 12th - via:
Dear Tiny Hands Friends, You asked, we listened. By popular demand, we are opening international shipping to: the world! We apologize for only listing the US and Europe. We hope you can appreciate how expensive it is to ship to other parts of the... (Read More)

Child's First Circuit at 7 Years Old!

March 11th - via:
This young inventor was inspired by our snowman on Monday. He came in and built his own snowman that lights up. He's excited about building his first circuit with his dad and learned about electricity and the design process. You'll need an HTML5... (Read More)

Help us reach our 50% mark TODAY!

March 10th - via:
Tiny Hands Friends, We are just a little short of a major milestone for us--we NEED your help to get to the 50% mark TODAY! SO, help us by referring a friend who pledges at least $25, and get your choice of either:  A pack of conductive dough   ... (Read More)

We can build a snowman

March 10th - via:
 Happy Monday :) Look at the snowman climb the stairs as hit nose lights up! Get the Polytroplois kit and create your own adventures. Remember to pledge and tell your friends!   (Read More)

Six Great Kickstarter Projects You Should Know About Now

March 5th - via:
Only 15% of science and technology related grant requests get funded—a sad state of affairs. But the request-and-hope strategy is no longer the only path to success. (Read More)


March 4th - via:
We are ever so grateful for your support and are happy to have you as an integral part of the Tiny Hands Community!  As a gift to our early supporters, we are excited to announce our first MILESTONE REWARD. We NEED YOUR HELP to make this happen. All... (Read More)

International Shipping Now Available to the EU!

March 3rd - via:
Hey everyone, due to popular demand, we are now offering awards that ship internationally to the EU! Check out the updated rewards! Also shipping to Canada is FREE!  (Read More)

New and Improved Polytropolis!

March 3rd - via:
Thank you everyone for your support in our first week! At A Hundred Tiny Hands, we are always thinking of ways to make our Inventor Kits more fun and engaging. We are proud to announce that we have improved upon Polytropolis. Along with conductive... (Read More)

Early Backers: Thank you!!!

February 24th - via:
Thank you for making it happen: We got Staff Pick and made the front page of Kickstarter, we were selected by O'Reilly Media for their top curated pick (, and we reached 21% of our goal -- all in less than 48 hours... (Read More)

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