Articles Tagged with brain research

1254880_shiny_brain_Is the Internet making us dumber or are we just using our brains in new ways? The BBC posted a great overview of a new study which makes the case for a neat trick the brain is pulling now that we have 24/7 access to the web.

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“When participants knew that facts would be available on a computer later, they had poor recall of answers but enhanced recall of where they were stored.