A serious game on social engagement
Many serious games address the topic of sustainable development. Yet before such solutions were proposed, innovative people had to go against the social grain and fight to improve their environment. A humorous adventure game, hosted by the National Film Board, teaches children the attitudes they need to adopt to make a difference.
Englishes - MOOC
The Englishes MOOC course was developed by an artist and is designed for anyone interested in the (English) language. It explores the history of English, its pronunciation, and its relationship to the art world.
Should we model AI learning on children?
Artificial intelligences are quite competent in some areas. However, they seem unable to understand the meaning of things. Conversation robots are a good example of this. For one researcher, developmental psychology could give us tools to develop AIs that would learn like children.
What is a man?
Femininity has greatly evolved with the emancipation of women. Meanwhile, the question of the man's role has not been given as much thought. As decades have passed, what does it mean to be a man in our time?
Gender inequality: some figures
Gender equality, everyone is for, of course. In theory. While things have progressed since the first strikes against women's work in the early twentieth century, real gender equality is still an unfulfilled utopia.