Before Episode VII comes out, you’ll need to get your younger kids up to speed on the complete Star Wars Saga. LEGO Star Wars’ Droid Tales on Disney XD is exactly the way to get everyone back on the same page before Episode VII. I caught a sneak preview at the Lucasflm campus in San Francisco.
NASA is planning a voyage to Mars and you can send your name to Mars as part of the journey. The Orion program starts with a test launch on December 4 and my boys’ names will be on board. Here’s how you can send your name to Mars on future missions.
Many summer daytrip adventures await in Southern Alberta, and the best way to discover them is to use some apps for exploring. Get off your usual route and explore some of our backroads and hidden secrets.
Mike Adamick’s latest book, Dad’s Book Of Awesome Science Experiments, will have you learning, getting messy, and having fun with your kids. It’s a great response to the eternal “I’m bored” whine you’ll get from your kids.
My Dad 2.0 Summit panel was about the politics of provocation and how to handle traffic and trolls when you poke the bear. Here’s an overview of my pre-panel thoughts on how to balance the desire to be blunt with courting branding partnerships.
As a parent, I don’t fully understand Minecraft. But I know that kids love it, parent friends love it, and schools love Minecraft. It’s a great gateway to get kids excited about hacking culture, and being masters of computers to create what they want. CLICK THE PICTURE FOR THE STORY.