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“Memory”

Jun 22, 2015 03:19 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The search for two escaped prisoners has spawned many sightings--most of them false.
Jun 8, 2015 08:23 AM ET // Tanya Lewis, LiveScience
While the human brain can distinguish between millions of colors, it has difficulty remembering specific shades.
May 8, 2015 11:40 AM ET // Lori Cuthbert
Kids who are bullied are more likely than those who are mistreated by adults to suffer from mental health issues, a new study finds. Continue reading →
Apr 14, 2015 05:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The murder trial of a man in a high-profile disappearance of a young boy hinges on whether his confession was true. Continue reading →
Apr 1, 2015 12:25 PM ET
Are there real Will Huntings out there, or is the idea of a scary-good, photographic memory just the stuff of fiction?
Mar 16, 2015 12:32 PM ET
Okay, riddle us this one: How come it's so easy to fall asleep but SO hard to wake up? You'd think we'd be ready to bounce up and meet the day, but nope. Trace explains what's behind our attempts to drag ourselves out of bed, and why timing matters.
Mar 11, 2015 12:45 PM ET
Your cell phone might have all the answers to your questions within a screen swipe or two, but they aren't doing your brain any favors. Depending, that is, on what type of thinker you are.
Feb 9, 2015 03:26 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
NBC News anchor Brian Williams has apologized for telling a story that wasn't true. But psychologists have suggested it may not be a lie.
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