Yet another thing the Internet is good for: It prevents you from losing your marbles

This is a bit off-topic but it’s a fascinating study – the over 55s who go online see improvements in their brain function after just one week.

UCLA researchers presented the findings of a study at the Society for Neuroscience. Two groups of 55-78 year olds were chosen. One with Internet experience and the other without.

The net newbies were told to go online and conduct searches for an hour a day, for a total of seven days over a two-week period and given two different tasksSource: This is Herd RSS Feed

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