Play and the human spirit

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Neuroscientists draws conclusions about the positive  influence of play on human adaptiveness, intelligence and innovation.

Some of us at HFP have an infatuation with the TED website.  Here is our latest find: play. 

What is the opposite of play? Not work, as we are all likely to respond, but depression. Check it out. It is a bit long at 26 minutes, and the guy  could be a bit more playful in his delivery, but interesting none-the-less:

http://www.ted.com/index.php/talks/stuart_brown_says_play_is_more_than_fun_it_s_vital.html

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