Brain Bugs: How the Brain's Flaws Shape Our Lives
By Dean Buonomano
310 Pages | Publisher: W. W. No[rto]./n & Company 2011 | ISBN: 0393076024 | EPUB/MOBI/PDF | 4 MB
A lively, surprising tour of our mental glitches and how they arise.
With its trillions of connections, the human brain is more beautiful and complex than anything we could ever build, but it's far from perfect. Our memory is unreliable; we can't multiply large sums in our heads; advertising manipulates our judgment;