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2013 – Flip Books Rather Than Movies

Cell biologist Jessica Polka discusses the benefits of making flip books to bring to scientific conferences:

With the advent of smartphones and tablets, bringing movies to poster sessions is becoming more common than ever before. Even so, a low-tech flip book is still a lot more fun for visitors to use, and it's easier to pass around a large group. When the session's over, a flip book can live at your bench indefinitely, ready for visitors with no boot time.

Source: Jessica Polka (2013) Hands on Data: How to Make Flip Books for Science. (Seems currently offline, try the version from

Added by Pierre Dragicevic on November 19, 2014, sent by Benjamin Bach. Category: Other Tags: , ,