“Gaming can make the world better.” Sound like an oxymoron? I thought so, and then I watched Jane McGonigal’s 20 minute Ted Talk on the subject. The girl makes a great point. With all the gamers in the world spending hours and hours trying to save the day in virtual reality, why not apply those minds to real world problem?

Find out more about this not so crazy idea by watching or, as I did while working, listening to Jane’s Ted Talk here:

http://www.ted.com/talks/jane_mcgonigal_gaming_can_make_a_better_world.html