At the TED conference last week, Gever Tulley gave a three-minute talk about his Tinkering School, a summer program that he’s created for kids. He’s created a comic-book version of his talk on


Gever’s on to something with his comic-book format. He adds:

The idea of converting a presentation to a comic book has been floating around in my head for a couple of years. I feel like it’s working and seems to capture more of the feeling of the presentation than a slide-deck with speaker’s notes.

Comic-book formats could be used more for presenting or teaching practical skills and techniques.