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“Memory”

Mar 20, 2014 09:05 AM ET
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.
Feb 13, 2014 12:26 PM ET
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!
Feb 4, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The hippocampus plays an important role both in when memories stay stable and when they're more likely to change.
Feb 3, 2014 08:56 AM ET
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.
Jan 28, 2014 09:13 AM ET
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."
Jan 23, 2014 01:26 PM ET
Long-term, heavy marijuana use will damage the brain, lowering the user's IQ, according to a study. What other negative side effects can marijuana have on your memory? Trace examines some disturbing possible links between weed and your brain.
Jan 14, 2014 12:00 PM ET
Need to remember something? Drink some coffee! Trace tells you about a new study that explores how caffeine strengthens your memory.
Jan 3, 2014 05:09 AM ET
Anthony tells you what goes into remembering something and how, even when we think our memories are strong, we're all susceptible to a false or changing memory!
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