Discovering Your Technology

  • Dr. Kaku explains what you might find in your technology research. (minutes 12-42)
    • This video is 40 minutes, so we will begin right when class starts! If you are late, please quietly find your seat and don't disturb anyone!
  • So what?
    • Let's discuss how this translates into your research.
    • What does this mean in the PLaN?
    • Who gets to have technology?
    • What forces in the world act on these advances?
    • What is available to us here in Corpus?

Homework

  • Over the weekend, play this game!
  • See how far you can get with only your knowledge of the story, but once you have experimented a bit, use this walkthrough to "guide" you through the game.
  • Be sure to check out section 7: 'For Your Amusement' and try some of these commands!
  • We'll be examining the writing that goes into a game like this and discussing the role of this game in the development of modern games on Monday!