ThinkFun Rush Hour

Four levels of play, beginner to expert Forty mind challenge cards with solutions Sixteen cars and trucks, one red escape car One traffic grid game board and game-go storage bag For ages 8 years and above Rush Hour is the mind-challenging game of pure bumper-to-bumper fun! Players set up the cars and trucks on aContinue reading “ThinkFun Rush Hour”

Michael Merzenich on Improving the Brain and Brain Training Programs

If you are as intrigued as I am about Michael Merzenich’s work on re-designing the brain, here are more sources you can check out aside from reading Norman Doidge’s “The Brain That Changes Itself“. Michael Merzenich on Sharpening Perception and Memory, and Increasing Speed of Thought on Google Tech Talks: Michael Merzenich on rewiring theContinue reading “Michael Merzenich on Improving the Brain and Brain Training Programs”

Brain Training Apps for Building a Better Brain

Brain training for the brain is what exercise is to the body so if you want to build a better brain, you need brain exercises to strengthen your brain. To make it easier to keep up with your brain exercises, these brain training apps will make your workout on the go super convenient… Elevate –Continue reading “Brain Training Apps for Building a Better Brain”

Building a Better Brain: How Brain Exercises Strengthen the Brain

It is said that the brain is like a muscle that needs to be exercised to get stronger. If you don’t use it, you lose it. Well, it goes a little further than that. In chapter 2 of “The Brain That Changes Itself”, Norman Doidge writes about Barbara Arrowsmith Young who was labelled retarded butContinue reading “Building a Better Brain: How Brain Exercises Strengthen the Brain”

PlayMate, AMIQ and Other IQ Games

If you read my blog posts last year on Logico and Fun Thinkers, you might be interested in these IQ Games from Brainet. PlayMate – which looks a lot like the Logico series: AMIQ – which is similar to Fun Thinkers: Brainet also offers other IQ Games from the range of Smart Games:     Logic games help toContinue reading “PlayMate, AMIQ and Other IQ Games”