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“Memory”

Jul 31, 2014 01:56 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Previous studies have shown independent remembering is more accurate, but new research shows benefits to couples who work together to remember something. Continue reading →
Jul 15, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
Getting rid of some habits is as easy as forgetting that you learned them, according to a new study. Continue reading →
May 30, 2014 01:00 PM ET // Eric Niiler
A new technique could lead to treatments for PTSD and Alzheimer's. A better robot brain may still be a ways off.
May 7, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
Celebrities and common folk alike report having sex with ghosts, demons, and fairies. Continue reading →
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.
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