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The Internet May Be Changing Your Brain In Ways You've Never Imagined
"Once I was a scuba diver in the sea of words. Now I zip along the surface like a guy on a Jet Ski."
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Can We Create An Artificial Brain?
This leading neuroengineer thinks it's dangerous to even try.
Google Makes You Think You're Smarter Than You Actually Are
Reading information online, after all, is not the same thing as understanding that information and holding it in one's memory
This Is What Social Media Is Doing To Your Brain
This is your brain: This is your brain on social media: Generally speaking, humans are social creatures, but according to
How Technology Is Warping Your Memory
Even a single session of Internet usage can make it more difficult to file away information in your memory, says Erik Fransén
This Is How The Internet Is Rewiring Your Brain
Fact #5: But it's not all bad -- in moderation, the Internet can actually boost brain function. A 2008 study suggests that
How the Internet Is Changing Our Brain
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Most people enjoy using the Internet on a daily basis. But for older adults, it could promote active learning as they grow older. A recent article from
has found that those who use the Internet frequently use their brains more than those who just read a book.
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