Serious Games challenging us to play a better education
Via: Red Knight Learning Systems - Knightly News
Currently floating in zero gravity and circling the Earth every 90 minutes on the International Space Station (ISS) is a Red Knight Learning Systems business card.
This honor came about through Red Knight participation in one of the educational activities being performed by Richard Garriott, the world's sixth private space explorer and America's first second-generation astronaut.
Red Knight worked with one of Garriott's educational partners, the Challenger Center for Space Science Education, to develop “Sports in Space,” a learning-based game that helps students understand the differences in gravity between Earth (1G), Mars (1/3G), the Moon (1/6G), and the ISS (zero-G).
Physics Made Fun Red Knight and the Challenger Center Launch Richard Garriot’s Sports In Space Learning Game While on the ISS, Garriott will perform a number of educational activities, among these the videotap…
Serious Games challenging us discover human body like never before
Via: Argosy PublishingandArgosy Medical Animation- Serious Games to discover human body like never before Argosy Publishing is an award-winning provider of content and technology to the medical, pharmaceutical, scientific, consumer products, television, and educational communities.
When it comes to transforming content so it can seamlessly shift between print, web and portable devices, Argosy is the is the ideal choice as a forward-thinking information provider.
Argosy's medical animation, illustration, and programming style and methodologies have produced outstanding results for clients for the past 16 years. Argosy’s suite of services includes animation, Flash and interactive production, on-line learning, content development, and programming (XML, HTML, Java, and C++).
Argosy’s seasoned staff of Medical illustrators and animators is lead by their visual director who has a master’s degree in medical illustr…
Via B2B Games – The Public Works Federation of the Rhône- Alpes region, B2B GAMES & Persistant Studios are proud to present: «3D Networks» (« 3D Réseaux »)
3D Networks (3D Réseaux) is a new generation of Serious Games bound to train and inform working staff and civil engineering students about the risks of public works near underground networks.
The Public Works Regional Federation (FRTP -Fédération Régionale des Travaux Publics) for the Rhône-Alpes region, is the first federation in France to use a Serious Game to educate players about the risks inherent to these activities.
FRTP is the trade association that represents the profession of Civil Engineering in Rhône-Alpes, providing a set of services to Public Works companies, particularly training.
By having the players performing various characters according to their function (from the man on the ground to the bulldozer driver), 3D Networks has created an immersive game to be used both by private companies and public works’ training c…