Circus gets high-tech reimagining to engage kids in science and maths

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Kid's aren't happy unless they're having fun, and fun can sometimes be sadly missing when it comes to learning. Educational games like MELTDOWN have shown how important subjects can be engaging for children, and now the STEAM Carnival wants to get kids interested in science and maths by updating the circus with tech and gadgets. The brainchild of inventor and entertainer Eric Gradman and engineer and entrepreneur Brent Bushnell – whose father Nolan Bushnell co-founded Atari – the aim of the STEAM Carnival is to create a travelling event in the vein of traditional carnivals, but with a focus on…

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