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The parallels between our highly wired minds and networks: Q&A with TED author Tiffany ShlainThe parallels between our highly wired minds and networks: Q&A with TED author Tiffany Shlain

Posted By Jim Daly

Can we draw instructive parallels between the development of the human brain and the emergence of the electronic global ‘brain’ of the Internet? New research in neuroscience suggests that, yes, we can. In the new TED ebook, Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks, filmmaker Tiffany Shlain explores the links between the two. The book also arrives concurrently […]

Technology

New TED Book: Brain Power

Posted By Tedstaff

While many wonder what the pervasive use of technology is doing to our overloaded mental circuits, the new TED Book Brain Power: From Neurons to Networks ponders that question in another way: can cutting-edge neurological research into child brain development teach us anything about how we shape the global “brain” of the Internet? As author Tiffany Shlain […]