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Can Brain Games Make You Smarter?

Lecture no. 13 from the course: Brain Myths Exploded: Lessons from Neuroscience

Can Brain Games Make You Smarter?

Taught by Professor Indre Viskontas | 29 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course

An increased focus among scientists on neuroplasticity (changes in the brain’s biology) has led to a flurry of brain-training games and tools aimed at improving our cognitive skills. Here, probe the potential of these games, and consider some alternate ways to train your brain, including exercising and socializing.

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