The environment drives our thinking…
Clark and Chalmers (1998), in their classic work on the boundaries of the mind, speculate that the environment plays an active role in human cognition. For ultra-marathoners and others participating in endurance sports, taking place in many challenging environments, this
As humans, we often split tasks between manipulation within the brain, and a reliance on external technology to provide support.
This might include the latest
The consequence that the brain has evolved to factor in an external, manipulable environment for scientific investigation, for
Clark, A., & Chalmers, D. (1998). The Extended Mind. Analysis,58(1), 7-19. doi:10.1093/analys/58.1.7