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Can We Game Our Way to Better Health?

Gamers and scientists join forces to develop “serious games” to improve health.

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Multitasking

Listen to this segment while you work on the computer, make dinner, or go for a drive.

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\tWith its heavy outer shell, weak vision, and primitive brain, the nautilus lacks much of the excitement of the more flashy and cunning cephalopods. Yet a series of experiments by evolutionary biologists Dr. Jennifer Basil and Robyn Crook involving fish juice, blue lights, and mazes dispels the notion that this ancient species is incapable of basic learning and throws into question the origins of cephalopods' intellectual prowess.

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