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Video of the Week: "What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains"

Does being on the internet daily affect how we think and work? Can it even change our brains? Well, the good folks over at Epipheo Studios interviewed acclaimed technology and culture writer Nicholas Carr, the author of "The Shallows: What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains," about how the Internet is influencing us. Carr's book, which was a finalist for the 2011 Pulitzer Prize in General Nonfiction, elaborates on Carr's own celebrated essay "Is Google Making Us Stupid?", which he wrote for The Atlantic back in 2008.

What the internet is doing to our brains

With the Internet encouraging the rapid, distracted sampling of small bits of information from many sources, are losing is our capacity for concentration, contemplation, and reflection? The results will astound you...

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Here's a bonus video hosted by Kole Ross, the producer of "What the Internet is Doing to Our Brains", which gives you a "behind the scenes" tour of the hidden aspects of that video...

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