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Virtual Superpowers May Encourage Altruism
2013-02-01 13:44:52

A Stanford study has shown that possessing the virtual superpower of flight encouraged empathetic behavior in most individuals

2013-01-31 10:02:07

Having virtual super-powers in a game may incite people to better behavior in the real world.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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