Older Gamers Now the Norm

“40 percent of the most frequent PC game players are 35 or older, according to the Interactive Digital Software Association, a game industry group…. Computer games have been around for about 25 years, and many younger baby boomers encountered them during their teen years.” –Older Gamers Now the NormMostly AP)

Sex and Death: The awful existential significance of cellular suicide.

“In 1929 James Thurber and E.B. White posed a deep question: Is sex necessary? Seven decades later, the answer remains shrouded in mystery. But thanks to the work of yesterday’s Nobel laureates and others, we have gained some understanding of a related question: Is death necessary? The answer appears to be yes-because of sex.” Jim Holt –Sex and Death: The awful existential significance of cellular suicide.Slate)