Prof. Susan Greenfield on the Internet and ‘mind-change’

Professor Susan Greenfield argues that new digital technologies are rewiring the brain’s frontal cortex – the area of the brain responsible for cognitive analysis and abstract thought. Greenfield suggests that ‘mind change’, brought on by increasing internet use and the popularity of social media sites like Twitter and Facebook, will be the new climate change.

via Susan Greenfield: The internet and ‘mind-change’ – YouTube.

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“I fear the day that technology will surpass our human interaction. The world will have a generation of idiots.” ~ Albert Einstein