Catch up on stories from the past week (and beyond) at the Slashdot story archive

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! No Flash necessary and runs on all devices. ×
Biotech

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.

Slashdot Top Deals

The opossum is a very sophisticated animal. It doesn't even get up until 5 or 6 PM.

Working...