Better than Crosswords

There has been debate in the scientific community regarding how well brain training works…This study clearly demonstrates that the use of specially constructed exercises not only work, they are far more effective than other games or recreational activities.Fred W. Ph.D

When it comes to improving brain fitness, it can be hard to sort through the clutter and figure out what actually works. In the absence of good information, many of us choose to do crossword and Sudoku puzzles.

But Posit Science exercises work significantly better. A new study is the first to put a brain training program up against crossword puzzles—and our training came out ahead.