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August Newsletter

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

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Games we’re playing: Epsilon

Tuesday, August 31st, 2010

We all know by now that Kongregate is the place to go when you have the need to play some awesome free games.  But I had no idea that I would find a game that would challenge me in so many fun and interesting ways. In Epsilon your goal is to get a ball to […]

Immune Attack in the press.

Tuesday, August 24th, 2010

Cell Article on Video games 2010 Amy Maxmen wrote an article about Immune Attack for Cell!  Maxmen keeps you up to date about the push from the President and First Lady to make sure we are using video games and all learning technology to their fullest potential.   And then Maxmen summaries what scientists think of […]

Exercise while gaming!

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010

Paul Ballas, OD, of our own Science Advisory Group, wrote an excellent opinion piece for Wired. Paul thinks that video games that require us to be more active might help us actually become more active.  People exercise more when they can do something fun for exercise, he writes.  Paul suggests that if we rated video […]

Interpersonal skills learned in a video game?

Tuesday, August 10th, 2010

I believe that video games have the power to teach us many things. Math (See Lure of the Labyrinth, and DimensionM) Biology (MedMyst, CSI: The Experience, Cellcraft and Immune Attack) Ancient History (Discover Babylon) And the many games that teach social awareness and facts about current events at Games for Change. But can a game […]

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