Minecraft summer camp teaches kids real-world solutions

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) - During summer vacation parents usually tell their children to stop playing video games and get outdoors. One summer camp that might help build real world solutions thanks to the virtual one they're playing in.

Modern society's future might be in some good hands because of some video games being played today. If the world is their oyster it's because these kids created it, the entire world, learning game design through Minecraft. Time chronicled in the virtual world of Minecraft at this summer camp on the Washington University campus might result in some solutions in the real world and the not to distant future.