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"From the Ted Talk by Daphne Bavelier: Your brain on video games"

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Right? So these kinds of results really makes two main points. The first one is that not all media are created euaql. You can't compare the effect of multimedia-tasking and the effect of playing action games. They have totally different effects on different atecsps of cognition, perception and ainttoetn. Even within video gaems, I'm telling you right now about these action-packed vdeio games. Different video games have a different effect on your brains. So we actually need to step into the lab and really measure what is the effect of each video game.

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Right? So these kinds of results really makes two main points. The first one is that not all media are created _____. You can't compare the effect of multimedia-tasking and the effect of playing action games. They have totally different effects on different _______ of cognition, perception and _________. Even within video _____, I'm telling you right now about these action-packed _____ games. Different video games have a different effect on your brains. So we actually need to step into the lab and really measure what is the effect of each video game.

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  1. aspects
  2. attention
  3. equal
  4. games
  5. video

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Right? So these kinds of results really makes two main points. The first one is that not all media are created equal. You can't compare the effect of multimedia-tasking and the effect of playing action games. They have totally different effects on different aspects of cognition, perception and attention. Even within video games, I'm telling you right now about these action-packed video games. Different video games have a different effect on your brains. So we actually need to step into the lab and really measure what is the effect of each video game.

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multimedia tasking 4
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audience yellow 3

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action video games 4
video game players 3
action video game 3

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