Your Brain on Tech

Your Brain on Tech

Taxi drivers’ brains

Cache Cab: Taxi Drivers' Brains Grow to Navigate London's Streets
Ferris Jabr, Scientific American, December 8, 2011

Musicians’ brains

Brain Structures Differ between Musicians and Non-Musicians
Christian Gaser, Gottfried Schlaug
Journal of Neuroscience 8 October 2003, 23 (27) 9240-9245

Skim Reading

Skim reading is the new normal. The effect on society is profound
Maryanne Wolf, The Guardian, 25 Aug 2018

Digital Amnesia

The Google Effect

Google Effects on Memory: Cognitive Consequences of Having Information at Our Fingertips
Betsy Sparrow, Jenny Liu, Daniel M. Wegner
Science  05 Aug 2011:
Vol. 333, Issue 6043, pp. 776-778

Phone use

How our phones disconnect us when we’re together
Genavee Brown, The Conversation, Feb. 2020

A mobile phone for Christmas doesn’t mean less family time for teenagers
Genavee Brown, The Conversation, December 10, 2019

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