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Can we really multitask?

Duration: 01:22

Can humans really multitask?

Professor Nick Chater takes presenter Michael Blastland through a simple experiment designed to show a rather extraordinary side to a very ordinary task, "when we have do something remotely difficult, we immediately have to stop doing everything else."

Available since: Tue 5 Mar 2013

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The Human Zoo Series 1, Episode 1

1/6 Michael Blastland invites us to discover the way we think, behave and make decisions.

First broadcast: 05 Mar 2013

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