Games4Science is a new endeavor to create exciting games and web apps to help students (of all ages) learn science. The initial focus will be on the physical sciences: chemistry, physics, earth science, and astronomy. Later expansions may reach into engineering, technology, environmental science, biology, and mathematics.
Science teacher. Geographer. Cartographer. Artist. Astronomy geek. Aspiring designer and developer. I taught high school science and now work as a geographer. Currently teaching myself how to code and developing ideas for games and apps. Looking to become a full-time educational game designer and web developer.
Scientific literacy is critical these days. Many of the problems we face are rooted in science, so science education is essential. Games may help to supplement science education and help people enjoy science via exciting interactive worlds where they can learn through play and have the freedom to explore science in their own way.