The brain can be viewed as an organic computer that can be reprogrammed to incorporate external elements, such as artificial tools. But is there a risk that our increasing reliance on digital devices, such as smartphones, could also be reprogramming our brains and blunting our human attributes?
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Nicolelis, M. Are we at risk of becoming biological digital machines?. Nat Hum Behav 1, 0008 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41562-016-0008
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