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Brain Evolution And Information Explosion

Rating: 5 stars
Used in Course: Not used in course
Submitted by: Sanjoy Sanyal (Administrator), Jul 13, 2014

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

Time spent reviewing site: 30 minutes