Fun With Global Warming?

Written by on March 15, 2013 in Other News

Many people believe that the future of our planet depends on today’s children. If we can inspire them to care about the planet, maybe things will change.

That’s exactly what German science magazine GEOlino plans to do. They’ve created a board game that melts as you play. The goal of the game is to get the polar bears to safety before the ice melts. Check out this article from Taxi to learn more about it: The First Adorable Board Game That Literally Melts.

And watch the following video to see how the game is being used:

Polar bears on shrinking Arctic sea ice.

Polar bears on shrinking Arctic sea ice. Photo credit: NOAA.

Copyright © 2013 by Marine Science Today, a publication of Marine Science Today LLC.

About the Author

About the Author: Emily Tripp is the Publisher and Editor of She holds marine science and biology degrees from the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science and a Master of Advanced Studies degree in Marine Biodiversity and Conservation from Scripps Institution of Oceanography. When she's not writing about marine science, she's probably running around outside or playing with her dog. .


If you enjoyed this article, subscribe now to receive more just like it.

Subscribe via RSS Feed Find MST on Instagram Connect with MST on Google Plus

Comments are closed.