Video Games and the Brain

April 2008
Science Teacher;Apr/May2008, Vol. 75 Issue 4, p19
Academic Journal
The article discusses the study conducted by the Stanford University School of Medicine researchers, which showed that the part of the brain generating the rewarding feelings is more activated in men than women while playing video games. The researchers say that these gender differences may help explain why males are more attracted to, and more likely to become addicted to, video games than females.


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