The Intellipen™ uses an infrared scanner to “read” microscopic symbols on the Intelliglobe. Touch the wireless Intellipen™ to the globe to play games, explore, and discover amazing educational facts about the world. The Intelliglobe™ is the most advanced globe featuring thousands of facts in 4 different languages: English, Spanish, French & German. Information for the Intelliglobe™ can be updated through the Replogle Globes website. USB A/Mini cable is included for downloading.