Exergames (exercise + games) otherwise known as active video games are being touted as the ultimate cure for obesity. Refreshing, since everyone is still looking for that magic diet pill!
Family-friendly videogames not only teach academics and important life skills—they can be a great way to bond with your kids.
BioShock is the "genetically enhanced" first person shooter that lets you do things never before possible in the genre: turn everything into a weapon, biologically mod your body with plasmids, hack devices and systems, upgrade your weapons and craft new ammo variants, and experiment with different battle techniques in an incredible and unique underwater city.
Exercise is the key to good health, both for body and mind - and now there's finally a way to make mental exercise simple, fun, even competitive.
The CSI Web Adventure will put you in the shoes of a rookie crime scene invesitgator. You will need the help of fellow CSI agents.
Dance Dance Revolution is an interactive game with a simple concept, high energy music, and fun-filled game play that gets users off the couch and provides a healthy, energetic, fitness workout.
These little adventure models, made using Adventure Game Studio, simulate patient-management scenarios that tomorrow's doctor may well encounted in the real world.
Without giving away any answers.... as an autopsy pathologist, I chose situations in which an error or oversight will probably result in death.
DoomEd is a single play first person shooter learning game that combines science and history with FPS action.
Edheads is an online educational resource that provides free science and math games and activities that promote critical thinking. Choose from Simple Machines, Virtual Knee Surgery or Stem Cell Heart Repair, among others. All activities meet state and national standards.
Chevron presents "Energyville", an interactive energy game developed by The Economist Group. The game challenges players to power a virtual city through 2030 and keep the economic, environmental and security impacts low in the choices they make. There is a lot of information to explore in the game. It's great for students, teachers or anyone who's interested in learning more about the complexities of energy management and how energy affects our cities and our lives.
Combine video games and exercise for better fitness; The smart alternative to lazy gaming. When exercise is too boring, or there just isn't the time, Gamercize keeps everyone active.
Our vision is to use cutting-edge science and innovative technology to empower individuals to lead happier, more fulfilling lives.
Hospital Tycoon mixes the gameplay of Theme Hospital with the drama of Grey's Anatomy.
Ever wish studying medicine could be more fun. Well here it is review your medical facts with these interactive crosswords!
Many medical and hospital based games to choose from.
MedMyst, short for "Medical Mysteries," is an Internet-based adventure in which you are on a mission to discover the causes of diseases. As you follow clues to solve the mystery, you also are given the opportunity to explore --chemistry, pharmacology, neuroscience, medicine, public policy, history, and more.
The Nobel Prize has been awarded to people and organizations every year since 1901, with a few exceptions such as during World War II. Alfred Nobel, the man behind the prize, invented dynamite and experimented in making synthetic rubber, leather and artificial silk. By the time of his death in 1896 he had acquired 355 patents. Play a game and find out about a Nobel Prize awarded discovery or work!
Re-Mission 2 games help kids and young adults with cancer take on the fight of their lives. Based on scientific research, the games provide cancer support by giving players a sense of power and control and encouraging treatment adherence.
Second Life is a 3-D virtual world created by its Residents. Since opening to the public in 2003, it has grown explosively and today is inhabited by millions of Residents from around the globe.
Medical game including an online "operation" as well as a personality test to see if you are fit to work in the medical field.
How long can you expect to live? We developed the Longevity Game to give you a peek into your future by identifying the factors that can lead to a healthier, more productive life.
A problem-based adventure game engaging the player in the role of scientist, historian, geographer, and detective. There are several consecutive episodes, each with its own learning objectives. The knowledge gained from each episode will help you make better, more informed, health choices when it comes to avoiding drugs of abuse.
Wii Fit Plus combines fun and fitness into one product. It can change how you exercise, how you balance, and even how you move. Expanding upon the original Wii Fit software, Wii Fit Plus is packed with every feature from Wii Fit–plus new exercises and tools to personalize your exercise routine.
XaviX® is an interactive gaming System unit that gives you a full experience. Instead of pushing buttons on a game pad, you're standing up playing for real!