Video Game Violence - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

11/28/06

Video Game Violence

If you're shopping for video games this Christmas, you might be interested in this study from Indiana University.

Researchers there used MRI scans to test the brains of teens after playing either violent or non-violent video games for 30 minutes. They discovered that in the teens who were playing violent games, the part of the brain which controls concentration and self-control became less active. Instead, there was more activity in the part of the brain that involves emotion and aggression.

Powered by WorldNow

5600 Avenue A
Lubbock, TX. 79404

FCC Public File
publicfile@kcbd.com
806-744-1414
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KCBD. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.