I. To make unique games
II. To encourage teamwork

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Video games as valid learning tools

The Dot Eaters - Classic Video Game History
Understanding the Impact of Media on Children and Teens
Educators Turn to Games for Help - Wired
Video Games In the Classroom - Wisconsin Technology Network
Study surprise: Gaming can be good for you - USA Today
Education Arcade Zooms in on Games in the Classroom - MIT
Engaging Girls with Computers Through Software Games
Integrating Technology into the Lives of Girls -

Game Developer Tools and Software
Its a Grind at Video Game College
Dummies Designing Video Games
ID Tech Camps for Kids
GirlStart Math and Science in Technology
Computer Programming Sites for Kids
Designer tells what it takes to create video games
Programming4Kids Links

Now for Good News on Video Games
Video games creating new generation of sports fan
Developers Team up to Make Christian Video Games of XBox
A Gee Whiz Game
Video Games and Children - A Guide for Parents
Game Developer Search Engine

"Quantum theory describes our universe as a digital holographic
projection from hyperspace, the parallels to
computer game programming are worthy of analysis"

We seek a deeper appreciation of our universe
by trying to simulate its beauty and complexity