August 19, 2015

August 11, 2015

'Men Without Chests': C.S. Lewis on the heartless, frigid philosophy contained in modern textbooks

C.S. Lewis takes a look at the heartless, frigid philosophy contained in modern elementary textbooks on English Literature. This is an illustration of the first chapter of 'The Abolition of Man’ as it can be particularity hard to digest with its more than fifty literary references. This will ease you into chapters 2 and 3. Lewis mentioned in a letter to a friend that 'The Abolition of Man' was: “almost my favourite among my books, but in general has been almost totally ignored by the public” (20 February 1955). I hope this doodle starts to rectify that ignorance.

Testing out the acoustics in an Icelandic singing cave for monks

Iceland was first settled by monks about 200-300 years before the vikings came here. They didn't leave much trace except for these singing caves where are in numerous locations around iceland. This one is located in Hítardalur.

July 19, 2015

The problem(s) of morality in video games

The problems of incorporating morality into video games is more complex than other forms of media. In this video we look at how having to anticipate player interaction causes complications for designers.

June 25, 2015

Details on the upcoming World Meeting of Families in Philadelphia

A Vatican news conference unveiled details about the upcoming World Meeting of Families June 25.