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Many of us spend hours a day on the Internet, and whenever we have a question, it's easy to go to Google for instant answers. Is this changing the way our memory works? Anthony explains how living in a world of constant information is affecting us.
New studies are showing that the more symmetrical your face is, the less likely you'll recognize that person if you see them again. Trace explains how the human brain gets bored with symmetry, and how it loves to seek out and remember uniqueness!
The hippocampus plays an important role both in when memories stay stable and when they're more likely to change.
At what age is your brain able to maintain memories so that you can recollect them later in life? Anthony tackles this question as he takes a look at some recent research on a phenomena known as childhood amnesia.
If a man forgets an anniversary or a birthday, is he really to blame? Crystal answers some of Trace's questions about memory, how men forget more than women, and a phenomenon called "event boundaries."
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