'Pixar in a Box' is a partnership between the Khan Academy and Pixar. When it was first released last August, the program focused on the mathematics of computer graphics. With this week's release they add a focus on animation.
This new series of behind-the-scenes introductory videos and online exercises introduces computer science fundamentals by taking a closer look at the tools Pixar engineers and artists use to craft some of your favorite animated movies. There are two series with of a couple dozen videos each in all also gives the animation nerds in your life, young and old, a chance to get a sense of what it’s like to work at Pixar.