Still, BART may have some interesting things to tell us about how the brain works, specifically in terms of risk-taking behavior.
You see, the game works by having you click that boring button to shoot a burst of air into the balloon. For every click that inflates the balloon without it popping, you "win" 5 cents (I still haven't figured out how to collect my stash from the developers). Pump up the balloon too much though, and you lose the cash you've accrued in that round.
So how does this provide information about our gray matter? … Read more