1. The internet is distracting! Luckily, charming James Hamblin is back to learn us a thing or two about multitasking. Mostly, though, trying to do too many things at once makes it hard to get anything done at all.
2. Are we developing an inability to focus because we never focus on things?
In The News Today
- At least three people have died in South Carolina due to severe rainfall. More than 11 inches of rain fell on the city in 48 hours. ›
- President Obama says the U.S. has launched a full investigation into the airstrikes that killed 22 people at a hospital in Afghanistan on Saturday. ›
- The World Bank announced that for the first time it is forecasting the rate of extreme global poverty to drop below 10% in 2015 . ›