I wonder if someone just sent me an email?

Interesting, if unsurprising, article by Matt Richtel in The New York Times online about a pet topic of mine:  how overstimulation from the trappings of modern society (in this case digital stimulation from emails, texts, the web, etc.) may be limiting or damaging our mental faculties, including the ability to pay attention and the ability to ponder.  Five neuroscientists unplug on a river in Utah.

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