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Level ­p: How Video Games Evolved to Solve Significant Scientific Problems


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Tennis for Two

Yes, folks, this was once a revolutionary experience in gaming.

Credit: William Hunter

In the early 1950s, just as rock 'n' roll was hinting at social change, the first video games were quietly being designed in the form of technology demonstrations—and a scientist was behind it.

From Ars Technica
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