Distractions for Braniacs

As long as you’re killing time on the web, or waiting for your delayed flight to board, you might as well be learning about existentialism. Open Culture has a compiled a list of college lectures, organized by subject,┬áthat are available as free mp3s and YouTube videos. It also includes, at the bottom, links to downloadable […]

History and Gaming

CWF just won an award from the AAM for its social history game for schoolchildren, “Betwixt Folly and Fate.” Congratulations to the staff who helped develop it. It’s a fine game, with users choosing to spend a day as one of four young characters, making choices about what to say to whom, and being rewarded […]