Game on! The Science of Video Gaming

Episode of: The Naked Scientists Podcast

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Apr 27, 201558m
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Game on! The Science of Video Gaming
Apr 27 '1558m
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This week, the science at play in an industry that dwarfs both Hollywood and the music world: computer games. We hear how video games are altering the brains of players, why lovers of the shoot-em-up could be carving out a niche for themselves in the military, and whether adrenaline-fuelled sessions on a console can be addictive. Plus, why you might need a DNA test before going on holiday in future, evidence that bees are attracted by insecticides, and how colour can affect your body clock... For information regarding your data privacy, visit acast.com/privacy

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