Why It Pays to Play Around
BY ANDREAS WAGNER
JUNE 6, 2019
Play is so important that nature invented it long before it invented us. Almost all young mammals play, as do birds like parrots and crows. Play has been reported in reptiles, fish, and even spiders, where sexually immature animals use it to practice
Gaming’s Health Benefits
They can increase aggressive behavior, encourage the kind of sedentary lifestyle that causes obesity and even desensitize chronic users to violence.
Tapping Into the Emotional Side of Video Games: Developing Hope, Healing and Love
"Video games have always been a part of my life," said Jenova Chen. "I always played games with my friends, but as I got older, my friends stopped playing."Chen, president and co-founder of thatgamecompany, wondered why that was. While his friends