Subscribe for daily wellness inspiration

Like onlymyhealth on Facebook!

Google Generation Losing Creativity & Practical Skills

By  ,  Onlymyhealth editorial team
Dec 27, 2012
4.8 / 5(4 Ratings)

Google Generation Losing Creativity and Practical Skills

According to a leading British inventor, Trevor Baylis, the Google generation that depends on the internet for everything is likely to be danger of becoming brain-dead. Baylis is the inventor of the wind-up radio. He further added that children are already losing their creativity and practical skills because of an increased dependence on the internet and spending too much time in front of the screen.

 

[Read: Boredom can Evoke Creativity in Kids]



The 75-year old fears the inability of the next generation to do anything with their hands. He said that if schools used practical toys such as Meccano to teach students, the latter would rediscover their vital skills. He stressed on the need to teach children hands-on instead of making them computer or phone dependent. It is the inability to do things the old-fashioned way that children will be more likely to become brain dead, Baylis added.

 

Read more Health News.

 

 

 

 

Related Articles
4.8 / 5(4 Ratings)
Write a Review
Post a Comment
Disclaimer +
Though all possible measures have been taken to ensure accuracy, reliability, timeliness and authenticity of the information; Onlymyhealth assumes no liability for the same. Using any information of this website is at the viewers’ risk. Please be informed that we are not responsible for advice/tips given by any third party in form of comments on article pages . If you have or suspect having any medical condition, kindly contact your professional health care provider.

Medical Miracle

India’s pregnant man?India’s pregnant man?