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The Internet And The Internet Affects Our Brain

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We are going through some changes the Internet is changing our brains. We can go back a century ago where children would play outside and read from actual books and playing with toy. This New generation is constantly using electronics for everything we are not learning the same way and it's affecting the way the brain is developing at a younger age. It has become nearly impossible for us humans to get rid of our electronics. "If you grow dependent on your smartphone, it becomes a magical device that silently shouts your name at your brain at all times" (Meyer). Our brain is constantly reminding us that we need to check our phones. Technology is also affecting our memory. There's different ways in the way that the Internet is affecting our brain. "As our bodies are shaped by the food we eat, our brains are shaped by what we put into them. So of course, the internet is changing our brains." (476 Alderman). technology and the Internet have become like an agenda for us. We no longer must remember peoples phone numbers, or people’s emails, because we have all that in our electronic. Another way that it's affecting us, is through our youth children are learning differently now. Children no longer must pick up a physical book and start reading it they have access to that same book from their electronics, but the problem with that is that there's so many distractionss that they can start reading a book and end up playing a game and lose focus. Having technology in our hands makes it
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