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Are We Turning Into Machines?

In his latest post for NPR's "13.7: Cosmos & Culture," Marcelo Gleiser, the Appleton Professor of Natural Philosophy, discusses how human integration with technology has moved beyond work to our individual lives. "The challenge we face is to keep a healthy balance between power-on life and power-off life," says Gleiser. "The machine-human integration is greedy, as it serves a powerful combination of our desire to expand our reach and of market forces that want to sell us their products, with ads blinking on screens at all times."

Read the full story, published on 10/12/16, in NPR.

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