I’ve been playing a bit with the alpha of Qwiki, a new website that offers users an innovative “information experience.” The site collects images, videos, and text about topics from the internet and then displays the images future-aesthetically while reading the information in a delightful robot voice. There are still some kinks to work out, but overall it’s kind of cute and fun! Here is Qwiki Science:
And Qwiki Science Heroes–Carl Sagan:
Just like on wikipedia, it’s easy to fall into a procrastination spiral clicking on related links, but it’s worth signing up and poking around!