Better Living Through Tetris


In their previous episode, Robert and Joe explored the geometric hallucinations of Tetris syndrome. Now they're back for a serious look at the ways in which a good dose of cascading, interlocking tetrominoes might just cure what ails ya -- from lazy eye to full-blown post-traumatic stress disorder.

Better Living Through Tetris

Image Credit: Vinnie Parenti flaunts his talent wearing a t-shirt reading 'Current Champ.' Tetris fanatics meet every month for intense head-to-head competition in a double-elimination tournament format. (Karl Gehring/The Denver Post via Getty Images)

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Topics in this Podcast: post-traumatic stress syndrome, Tetris, neuroscience, psychology, games, Mental Health