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Unwilling to contribute to today’s throwaway culture, recent graduate Anson Wong challenged himself to create an all-natural, heirloom quality product, as part of a qualifying project for the University of Alberta’s postgraduate design program.
The resulting hardwood sorting toy, called CUBOS, is not only meant to be passed on from one generation to the next, but also serves as a powerful teaching tool — allowing children to autonomously discover the world around them.