You know what’s really exciting? Brave is out! Did you watch it yet? We did. And we loved it. That’s hardly surprising, since we are huge fan of Pixar’s work – is anyone not? And of course after watching the movie we started playing “what’s your favorite Pixar movie trailer?”…
Remember Martha, the 9-year-old blogger? Well, meet Owen, the 8-year-old artist! The Washington Post calls him a genius (nice one, Owen!) and looking at his work it’s easy to understand why. His drawings look like this: All pictures via Owen Guarino’s Facebook page.
“Buz-e-Chini,” (The Goat) is a 3D animated movie by Abbas Ali, a graphic designer and cartoon lover from Afghanistan who found refuge in Pakistan when the Taliban took over his country. He started working on the movie while away, and after the end of the Taliban regime went back to…
It’s never too early to learn programming. And, as we were just saying, what better way to teach it than through a game? Of course, there is one. For iPad. Video and images via Cargo-Bot
Learn math through game development. Create an app to understand photosynthesis. Figure out thermal energy with gameplaying. Wouldn’t that be every child’s (and many parent’s) dream? Except it’s not a dream, it’s a true story by GameDesk.
The loveliest kids from a rural school in Cambodia learn how to say the hardest word in English. Video via It’s Nice That We wonder if we’d be as good trying to say the most difficult word in Khmer!
Band-Aids, they are no fun. Or are they? Well, when combined with the Muppets in an augmented reality iPad app, they can actually be pretty exciting. Video via Gizmodo
Here is some good news: Christoph Niemann, one of our heroes, published a new book! All images via Christoph Niemann
Wouldn’t you love it if this bulding were in your neighborhood? Picture via T Magazine And imagine if there were 100 more just round the corner!
Can colors affect the developing brain and be used to teach tolerance? The Color Coalition thinks so. Winner of the Color in Action Award by Pantone and Academy of Art University, the project is the result of a research based on the psychological effects of colors, with particular focus on…