The Science and Development Network has a very cool story about a project that aims to use animation sent over mobile phones to provide poor farmers in Africa and elsewhere in the developing world with valuable technical information or health advisories … or whatever.
Here’s the story at SciDev.net
There are a lot of reasons why this may never work, but it’s fun to consider. Here’s a video report:
And here’s a Q&A with Scientific Animations Without Borders by Jaclyn Schiff at Global Health Hub