Tuesday, May 24, 2005

APA: First Graders' Behavior Problems Linked to Caffeinated Cola

Well,duh.

Another example of research that seems so completely obvious once you see it, yet nobody did it until now.

Thursday, May 05, 2005

Rising IQ scores

If you ignore the fact that an I.Q. score is an artificial construct of intelligence, then this article is quite interesting.

I'll buy it to some extent. I have no problem with video games and I do think they have a definite positive effect on developing eye-hand coordination and can help in some types of problem solving. They are not, however, a global development tool - a good development tool for very specific areas yes, global, no.