Saturday, 31 March 2012

Working Together to Solve Problems Tom Wujec

Tom Wujec from Autodesk presents some surprisingly deep research into the "marshmallow problem" -- a simple team-building exercise that involves dry spaghetti, one yard of tape and a marshmallow. Who can build the tallest tower with these ingredients? And why does a surprising group always beat the average?
I'm up for trying this one when I'm next in class!