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This information explosion has got me thinking. When we want a particular piece of information, we have to search for hours. When we do not want something, we are flooded with millions of them. So I decided to show a link between the human brain and the current information explosion, that has led the information overload. This Sanjoy Sanyal, Professor and Course Director of Neuroscience in the Caribbean Part of this PPTX is based on the work of Professor Rudolph Hanka of University of... More
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Date Added to MERLOT: July 13, 2014
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Submitter: Sanjoy Sanyal
Keywords: human brain, information explosion, sanjoy sanyal, neural connectivity, synapse, digital storage, neurons, information overload

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Sanjoy Sanyal (Faculty)

This information explosion has got me thinking. When we want a particular piece of information, we have to search for hours. When we do not want something, we are flooded with millions of them. So I decided to show a link between the human brain and the current information explosion, that has led the information overload. 

This Sanjoy Sanyal, Professor and Course Director of Neuroscience in the Caribbean 

Part of this PPTX is based on the work of Professor Rudolph Hanka of University of Cambridge. 

Educational Value: Shows relation between human learning capacity and information load in today's digital era of information plethora 

Tags: digital storage, human brain, information explosion, information overload, neural connectivity, neurons, sanjoy sanyal, synapse

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