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Journal Journal: Games make you smarter

A new study published in the Journal of Cognitive Sciences suggests that game playing leads to a healthier brain. The effects are greater attention and better weeding out of extraneous information - brain processes that degrade over time. This all reminds me of the recent studies of Buddhist monks suggesting that gaming is a kind of meditation. Om mani padme frag.

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