Humans' Greatest Inventions Examined

Ideas that Changed the World examines human inventiveness and how, in just a few thousand years, humankind was able to conceive and develop ideas that created our modern world. A unique interface allows one to explore randomly or follow predetermined paths showing the evolution of great ideas and discoveries. Illustrated by world-renowned artist Robert Ingpen, the CD-ROM incorporates video clips, narration and an original musical score. Games, puzzles and quizzes challenge students along the way. Cambrix Publishing, Inc., Woodland Hills, CA, (818) 992-8484. DM

This article originally appeared in the 10/01/1995 issue of THE Journal.