Latest Linda Jackson Stories

Playing Video Games Linked To Creativity
2011-11-03 03:28:49

Both boys and girls who play video games tend to be more creative, regardless of whether the games are violent or nonviolent, according to new research by Michigan State University scholars.

Nagging Parents Make Kids Play More Videogames
2011-09-08 05:17:43

Children who think their parents are poor monitors or nag a lot tend to play videogames more than other kids.

2011-04-07 10:00:00

PESCADERO, Calif., April 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Team TIBCO, one of the top women's cycling teams in North America, announced today that tickets are available for "An evening with the Voices of the Tour de France: Phil Liggett, Paul Sherwin, Bob Roll," professional cycling's most recognizable announcers.

2009-03-25 09:10:00

Using cell phones and playing video games may not be as harmful to children’s academic performance as previously believed, according to new research by a team of Michigan State University scholars.

2008-09-04 00:00:19

By Rachel Pugh RECRUITMENT Being a school bursar isn't just about money. It's a serious management role.

Word of the Day
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.