How well do you know your video gaming history? If you need a reminder of how far games have come since the first missile defense simulator came to a radar screen in 1948, look no further as TED-Ed turns its lens on the history of gaming, offering an animated insight on gaming from its primitive origins to the golden age of arcade cabinets. If this doesn’t make you a little nostalgic for a game of Asteroids, I don’t know what will.
- TED-Ed knows everything, like why your fingers get pruney when they’re wet
- Here’s science writer Carl Zimmer explaining where feathers come from
- TED-Ed even knows about the ancient Japanese art of fish-printing