Friday, December 30, 2016

DEBUG: USING SCRATCH CARDS TO LEARN BASIC PROGRAMING WHILE HAVING FUN

MIT has produced sets of cards that let you program such activities as create a game or make music: https://scratch.mit.edu/info/cards/ Try to make a bug game or create a song about bugs. In the future you will be able to debug programs.

Monday, November 14, 2016

MAKE YOUR OWN BUG CARDS

You can make your own bug cards using artist cards and preserve your best cards with sleeves. There are sources for pictures in the previous post plus your own photos. If you would like to have some of your own cards posted here, leave a comment. Do not send copyrighted material.  

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Saturday, August 6, 2016

MODERN TRADING CARDS


Bubble gum and collectable cards have been around for a long time. Topps company history below:

History Of Topps

What humbly began as a family gum business in Brooklyn has evolved into a classic American sports, entertainment and confections company. Throughout its remarkable history, Topps has proudly fostered an enduring connection between fans and their heroes, not only in baseball but also in football, hockey, basketball, entertainment, and pop culture. Join us to hear about 75 years of creating products inspired by the sports, teams, and players you love. 

Now the company offers many modern approaches to trading cards including apps:

http://www.topps.com/

http://www.topps.com/topps-apps/

Note: More exotic bug cards will be available soon. Eat bugs: http://www.bugsfordinner.com/.