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Latest Confabulation Stories

2011-10-05 22:19:05

“False memories tend to get a bad rap,” says developmental psychologist Mark L. Howe, of Lancaster University in England.

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2010-06-29 10:52:53

Negative events remembered with less accuracy.

2009-01-21 13:01:43

A new study conducted at the Centre for Studies and Research in Cognitive Neuroscience of the University of Bologna, and published by Elsevier in the February 2009 issue of Cortex shows that, in confabulating patients, memory accuracy improves when attentional resources are reduced.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.