Sci-Fi & Gaming News Archive - March 15, 2007
Thirty years ago, in theaters near and far, far away, a movie opened the imaginations of millions, combining the magic of mythology and special effects to launch the "Star Wars" phenomenon.
According to a new study playing action video games sharpens vision. In tests of visual acuity that assess the ability to see objects accurately in a cluttered space, game players scored higher than their non-playing peers.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).