Remember those carefree summer days you had as a kid, playing tag or pickup softball in the park? Sure, it may just seem like fun and games, but it may also have been invaluable training. A new generation of researchers is discovering that play is how the young brain prepares for adult life. This hour – as if you needed a reason — a reminder to get out and have some fun. [Broadcast Date: July 24, 2015]
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