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Scientists slam ‘exaggerated’ benefits of brain games

The benefits of so-called brain games are “exaggerated” and evidence they improve cognitive ability are “weak to non-existent”, a group of experts has said. Consumers “naturally think these products will be helpful”, a report by the Global Council on Brain Health (GCBH) found. But it warned that while the games …

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Mobile Phone Separation Anxiety Is Real and It’s Getting Worse

You know that uncomfortable feeling you get when your phone rings but you can’t answer it? Well that feeling is more than a digital itch: it may signal a new technology-driven malady that is impacting your ability to think. A study by Russell Clayton at Florida State University found that …

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People are going crazy trying to solve “The World’s Hardest Word Search” and find the “Dog”

The internet’s latest obsession is a word search puzzle that requires you to find the word “Dog”. Many have termed it as being the ‘world’s hardest word search’ and people are really losing their minds trying to find the word. It’s just 14 letters across and 14 letters down, but …

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Using Puzzles and Games in Education

The Giant Word Winder is a 9 foot by 9 foot game. Its creator, David L. Hoyt, is hoping to set a Guinness World Record for the largest game of this ever played, by using 20 sets, which will take up 1,620 square feet! David is “the man who puzzles …

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Cat Whiskers Word Search

Title Photo: Alan Turkus via Flickr Do you like cats? Do you like word searches? Well this one is for you! Can you beat Robin’s completion time of 2 minutes? Take the challenge by clicking this link. read more at playfulkitty.net Post your completion time in the comments below.

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