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SuperBetter: The game that will give you 10 extra years

Danielle Steer

SuperBetter is a tool created by game designers and backed by science to help build personal resilience: the ability to stay strong, motivated and optimistic even in the face of difficulty challenges. Resilience has a powerful effect on health -- by boosting physical and emotional well-being....

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  • Kassia Karr

    I just downloaded this - curious to try it out!

  • Ben Goldhirsh

    super interesting. where'd you come across this?

    • Mia Pokriefka

      I started playing this after I watched McGonigal's first Ted Talk, "gaming can make the world better": She's got some awesome statistic gems in there.

      • Ben Goldhirsh

        I was at that talk and it blew me away.

        • Mia Pokriefka

          That's incredible! The parellel education of 10,000 hours still blows my mind. By being there, was there anything that you really took away (gamer?)??