[BCAB] Tubesim, was Re: Games are good for you

Nick Adamson nick at ndadamson.com
Thu Mar 15 19:44:29 GMT 2018


Thanks for sharing the link David .
Nick


On 15 March 2018 10:31:12 David Reynolds <david at dkreynolds.plus.com> wrote:

> Here is the link:
>
> http://www.ndadamson.com/index.php?slab=tube-sim
>
>
> David.
>
>
> On 15-Mar-18 10:18 AM, Tiddy wrote:
>> Hi. How do I get this.  Been to Nick's page and there is reference to
>> Tubesim but couldn't find a download option.
>>
>>
>> -Tiddy.
>>
>>
>>
>>
>> On 14/03/2018 13:10, David Reynolds wrote:
>>> Steve,
>>>
>>>
>>> It is a PC game. My favourite PC game at the moment is Tubesim a
>>> creation of Nick Addamson, very addictive,
>>>
>>>
>>> David.
>>>
>>>
>>> On 14-Mar-18 9:04 AM, Steve Nutt wrote:
>>>> Hi Derry,
>>>>
>>>> Is this a PC game or for the iPhone?
>>>>
>>>> I've seen you tweet about it and am more than a little curious.
>>>>
>>>> Thanks.
>>>>
>>>> All the best
>>>>
>>>> Steve
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Lawlor, Derry <Derry.Lawlor at agriculture.gov.ie>
>>>> Sent: 14 March 2018 08:45
>>>> To: 'BCAB Discussion List' <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
>>>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Games are good for you
>>>>
>>>> Hi talking about games I do not like shooting games,  my favourite
>>>> game at the moment is eurofly where you fly a plane from one
>>>> location to another, there are a lot of tasks I am on task 55 based
>>>> in Asia  and you have passengers  to fly from one city to another 
>>>> you might have to avoid a country so you need a bit of Geography, it
>>>> is fun. Great sounds too.
>>>>
>>>> Derry
>>>>
>>>> -----Original Message-----
>>>> From: Kerry Fielding [mailto:littlemisslovely1973 at me.com]
>>>> Sent: 13 March 2018 20:55
>>>> To: BCAB Discussion List
>>>> Subject: Re: [BCAB] Games are good for you
>>>>
>>>> Hmmm.  Is it girlie?  I'm not by any means your typical girl but I
>>>> don't think I at ve ever found shooting games appealing but maybe
>>>> that's because I haven't played enough of them.  A Hero's call does
>>>> sound very military.
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> Kerry
>>>>
>>>>
>>>> On 11/03/2018 10:15, john gallagher wrote:
>>>>> i must say a hero's call is very very good indeed. best game yet.
>>>>>
>>>>> ----- Original Message -----
>>>>> From: mark pemberton via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
>>>>> To: BCAB Discussion List  <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
>>>>> Date: Saturday, 10 March 2018 9:47 pm
>>>>> Subject: [BCAB] Games are good for you
>>>>>
>>>>>> Hi all,
>>>>>>
>>>>>> There is a long article in this months edition of BBC Focus mag on
>>>>>> how to lower your stress levels.  Most of it is off topic, for this
>>>>>> list, but here is a snippet that pleases me as I am a hopeless lover
>>>>>> of all things playing games!
>>>>>>
>>>>>> 5. GET YOURSELF A DOG
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Dogs are great motivators for going outside and getting some
>>>>>> exercise.
>>>>>> But their company can also be a stress buster thé" especially for
>>>>>> children. Children aged between 7 and 12 have been found to get much
>>>>>> less stressed about arithmetic and public speaking tasks when they
>>>>>> have their dog with them. Having a parent present did not have the
>>>>>> same effect. Another study shows that owning a pet reduces blood
>>>>>> pressure.
>>>>>> 6. HAVE A CUP OF TEA
>>>>>>
>>>>>> It's the classic British response to a crisis: "Would you like a cup
>>>>>> of tea?". And there is some evidence suggesting it provides more than
>>>>>> a psychological boost. Research from University College London found
>>>>>> that people who drink black tea become relaxed more quickly after a
>>>>>> stressful task, and their cortisol levels return to normal at a
>>>>>> faster rate. There is still uncertainty about which tea ingredient
>>>>>> accounts for this. But separate Portuguese research has indicated
>>>>>> that the weak concentration of caffeine found in tea reduces
>>>>>> anxiety symptoms in mice!
>>>>>> 7. PLAY VIDEO GAMES
>>>>>>
>>>>>> There is evidence that playing video games can help reduce stress,
>>>>>> which flies in the face of those who blame all our ills on screens.
>>>>>> Cognitive psychologists at the University of Central Florida have
>>>>>> shown that frazzled workers benefit more from playing a simple video
>>>>>> game during a short work break than sitting in silence or taking part
>>>>>> in guided relaxation. This is backed by studies indicating that
>>>>>> military veterans who regularly play computer games as a means of
>>>>>> escape tended to have served longer and cope better with physical
>>>>>> and psychological stressors.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> I can post the full article if folks want it posted here.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
>>>>>> Mark.
>>>>>>
>>>>>>
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