‘Challenging’ typography can enhance learning

A really interesting article from BBC Radio 4’s Today Programme yesterday (13 01 2011 for which we can’t really find anything on the internet to point to!!) – in essence, subverting all of the received thinking on ‘easy to read’ fonts. Or more specifically, saying that harder-to-read fonts actually enhance the learning process. We’re all going to tell you to mix your typefaces and use Comic Sans more soon… (or maybe not!)