Check out the video on PBS Idea Channel: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UoH3dlKZ-A0
Research Shows That Internet Is Rewiring Our Brains
"The generation gap has been upgraded. In a world brimming with ever-advancing technology, the generations are now separated by a "brain gap" between young "digital natives" and older "digital immigrants," according to Dr. Gary Small, director of UCLA's Memory and Aging Research Center at the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, and UCLA's Parlow-Solomon Chair on Aging."
If Your Brain Were A Computer, How Much Storage Space Would It Have?
"The comparison between the human brain and a computer is not a perfect one, but it does lend itself to some interesting lines of inquiry."
The Magical Mystery Four: How is Working Memory Capacity Limited and Why?
"Working memory storage capacity is important because cognitive tasks can be completed only with sufficient ability to hold information as it is processed."