The Science of Video Games: Violence, Benefits, and Stories

We get all kinds of questions from students writing papers on video games. Do video games cause violence? Do video games increase reaction time? Do video games help us process information faster? Our library has many resources about resources in video games. The video below adds some layers to the discussions around video games featuring video game creators.

StarTalk with Neil deGrasse Tyson – The Science of Video Games (Published on Nov 8, 2012)
Welcome back to StarTalk hosted by renowned astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson. This week, Neil and his co-host Eugene Mirman tackle the science of Video Games with guests Will Wright and Jeff Ryan.

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