Richard Scarry’s Busytown books explored a plethora of career options for a past age. You could be an architect, a schoolteacher, a bulldozer-er…so many options! But today’s children need to know that they’re heading out into a far different future! A future that could involve working with bitcoin, or social media, or maybe even giving a TedTalk! Luckily artist Tony Ruth is here to educate the younglings. Check out more of his art at Businesstown!
Morning Roundup brings you thoughts on the porous line between science fiction and science fact, ways to tell if you’ve suddenly been transported to a fantastical realm, and news on the soon to be new and improved U.S.S. Enterprise!
- On the symbiosis of science and science fiction!
- An in-depth look at the Best Picture Animation Oscar nominees, starring Toothless and Baymax!
- Is there only one City in your region? Does everyone just call it The City?
- Animator Don Hertzfeldt heads to Antarctica!
- The Enterprise gets a facelift before boldly going to the Boeing Milestones of Flight Hall!
- Take a tour of a fallout shelter, and remember that people used to build fallout shelters.
- io9 points out that this supercut is missing Otherworld, which is true, but WHERE THE HELL IS KNIGHT RIDER. It’s only the greatest television theme song in history.