The Bit Player
Claude Shannon can rightfully be called the Einstein of information — his remarkable contributions founded the field of information theory.
The Bit Player, the first feature film about Claude Shannon, combines interviews with leading scientists, archival film, inventive animation and compelling commentary from Shannon himself to tell the story of an overlooked genius who revolutionized the world, but never lost his childlike curiosity.
Book for Children
Information in Small Bits is a book which introduces basic concepts in information theory to children from 8 years old using relatable cartoon stories and problem-solving activities.
This book is a fun and approachable way to learn about Claude Shannon and his world of Information Theory. Comic-style cartoons combined with comprehensive texts and activities makes this the perfect learning tool for children and adults alike.