Technovelty Watch
Your Brain on Screens

Addiction to mediated images is imbecilizing America’s youth. The energy-cost functions of our still-Stone Age brain explain both how and why.

Appeared in: Volume 10, Number 6 | Published on: June 9, 2015
Richard E. Cytowic won the Montaigne Medal for Wednesday Is Indigo Blue. He is professor of neurology at George Washington University and currently working on a book about digital distractions. 
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