SOLVE NYC is a puzzle station, with unique and unusual puzzles of all kinds. Elements include:

  • a custom-designed cart, benches for seating, and table-surfaces for puzzling;
  • puzzles that challenge people’s math and spatial reasoning abilities, with special activities curated by mathematicians, scientists, and organizations;
  • tables and trays for activities;
  • staff, volunteers, and educators to facilitate.

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Blog posts about SOLVE NYC:

Pop-up West Harlem!

Today, we launch a special series of pop-up installations serving West Harlem. First stop: Sheltering Arms Pool, where our BUILD NYC program (interactive building stations, playful materials, design challenges) will land every Friday through...

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Uni lands at La Marqueta in East Harlem

On Thursday, Oct 20 the Uni joined a city-wide celebration of Food Day called the "Big Apple Crunch” at La Marqueta on East 116th St. Thanks to our host and partner New Harlem East Merchants’ Association, with a special shout out to NHEMA's Carey King. Over 120 school...

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Uni at Playground 103 in East Harlem, series wraps tomorrow

The Uni has been at Playground 103 in East Harlem to reach kids and families living nearby at NYCHA East River Houses. Our work here is in partnership with NYC Parks in support of the Community Parks Initiative, and tomorrow is our final deployment before the park...

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