LeVar Burton

Reading Rainbow Has More Backers Than Any Kickstarter Campaign Ever

Ever since Reading Rainbow went off the air in 2006, LeVar Burton has been working to bring it back. In 2012, he launched a tablet app program, and just recently, he launched a <a href="https://beta.t

The Moment Reading Rainbow’s Kickstarter Campaign Crossed $1 Million

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LeVar Burton On How Interstellar Human Travel Could Become A Reality [TCTV]

We all know that <a target="_blank" href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LeVar_Burton">LeVar Burton</a> has famously played a space traveler in the hugely successful <a target="_blank" href="http://en.w

Reading Rainbow Returns As A Startup And An iPad App

Back in 2009, NPR ran a story titled "<a target="_blank" href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=112312561">'Reading Rainbow' Reaches Its Final Chapter</a>." At the time, that proba

LeVar Burton Snags @ReadingRainbow Twitter Handle To Push New Reading App

While we nerds may best remember LeVar Burton as a VISOR-clad Starfleet officer, he also spent much of the 80s and 90s instilling in children an appreciation for reading. In fact, Burton is still stuc