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Arthanari Chandrasekaran

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Is there anything that a human being can never possibly do?

We humans are so overwhelmed with the millions of actions that we perform everyday. We call ourselves multitaskers and have todo lists and sometimes are concerned about over todo lists being overloaded.

But there should be zillions of things that human beings can never be able to do or are incapable of doing.

We might not have thought much about them. So thinking in this new perspective might create some new connections in your brain.

All the best.

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  • Jan 19 2013: Doing math as fast as computers, computers have got human beings beat for many tasks. They can perceive and react to causal events on orders of nanoseconds. This is why automated drones are the big thing in the military a "wireless pilot" is merely there to correct for random events and the odd aim and shoot mission.

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