Alien Teaches Geography

Alien Eye is an educational toy that makes learning Geography fun and interactive for children. The device uses Cloud Technology and Internet to its advantage. Children can learn about culture, people, animals, plants and buildings in different location around the world using simple and interesting methods. The device is built of two parts: an observation gadget and a terrestrial globe with built-in RFID. More info inside.

This is how it works:

  • First, children can take the observation device and look at different places on the terrestrial globe.
  • Then, the observation device will read the RFID code in the terrestrial globe and link to the Internet to search the pictures that match the RFID code.
  • After that, the observation device will shows those pictures on its screen and it will speak out the key words about the picture.
  • Children can simply point the observation device to the places on the terrestrial globe and they will learn all the world geography and culture through this interesting toy.

Designers: Hsin Ya Huang & Kai Lang Huang