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    "...published the next week was an essay on Aeon by Robert Epstein, a senior research psychologist at the American Institute for Behavioral Research and Technology, explaining, “Your brain does not process information” (emphasis mine). “We are organisms, not computers. Get over it. Let’s get on with the business of trying to understand ourselves, but without being encumbered by unnecessary intellectual baggage. The IP [information-processing] metaphor has had a half-century run, producing few, if any, insights along the way. The time has come to hit the DELETE key.” Has it, though? I’m not sure I want to “get over” my identity as an information processor just yet."


    Yes, Your Brain Does Process Information
    POSTED BY BRIAN GALLAGHER ON JUL 15, 2016

     http://nautil.us/blog/yes-your-brain-does-process-information 

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