The Atlantic Meets The Pacific: Exploring the Future of Gaming and Alternate Realities with Will Wright and Alexis Madrigal
Date: 12/12/2011; 28 minutes

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Will Wright, creator of the Sims and the Spore, talks about the future of video games and digital learning in this conversation with Alexis Madrigal of The Atlantic. This program is part of The Atlantic Meets The Pacific, sponsored by the Atlantic and UC San Diego. (#22776)

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United States History and Geography: Continuity and Change in the Twentieth Century

11.8 Students analyze the economic boom and social transformation of postûWorld War II America.

7. Describe the effects on society and the economy of technological developments since 1945, including the computer revolution, changes in communication, advances in medicine, and improvements in agricultural technology.

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