TED-Ed – The Torturous History of Treadmill

  • An animated lesson about
    the history of treadmill for TED-Ed.

    "The constant thud underneath your feet. The constrained space. The monotony of going nowhere fast. Running on a treadmill can certainly feel like torture, but did you know it was originally used for that very purpose? Conor Heffernan details the dark and twisted history of the treadmill. " 

  • Here is a 50-second cutdown.
    Here is the whole lesson.
    Lesson / Conor Heffernan
    Narratation / Addison Anderson
    Music / Cem Misirlioglu
    Illustration / Yukai Du
    Animation / Yukai Du, Jiaqi Liu
    Design & Style Frames
    Coloured Layout