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Memories Made By The Age Of 25 Will Most Likely Be Your Best Ever
2014-02-20 04:43:53

Bad news for those of us over the age of 25: a new study from the University of New Hampshire and the University of Aarhus suggests most people will have already made the most important memories of their lives by then.

2014-02-17 23:24:16

Through an exploration of neuroscience and art, a Philadelphia based artist discovers the connection between memory and creativity and how everyone can benefit from tapping into this little-known

Cognitive Performance In Older Adults Improved With Nutritional Supplement
2014-02-07 12:24:26

NT-020, a proprietary supplement including blueberries and green tea, improved cognitive processing speed in clinical trial participants without impaired memory

Brain Edits, Splices Past Memories With Current Events
2014-02-05 10:26:18

While we may like to think of our brains as a video camera that records events exactly as they happen, a new study from scientists at Northwestern University has found that the brain acts more like an editing studio, cutting and splicing past events based on present circumstances.

Psychologists Explain How Attractiveness Prevents The Recognition Of Faces
2014-02-04 14:58:45

In the science magazine "Neuropsychologia" the psychologists write that attractive faces without particularly remarkable features leave much less distinctive impressions on the memory

2014-01-31 23:27:17

Brain health supplement makers provide complimentary e-book filled with memory-making tips designed to make special occasions even more memorable. Madison, WI

2014-01-30 23:27:24

Acuity Games is pleased to announce the creation of Total Recall, a memory game inspired by the standard Alzheimer’s MMSE examination. Pompton Plains, NJ (PRWEB)

2014-01-29 13:08:28

Assessing structural and functional changes in the brain may predict future memory performance in healthy children and adolescents.

3D Model Of The World's Most Famous Amnesiac's Brain
2014-01-29 05:33:30

The brain of the famous amnesiac Henry Gustav Molaison, who died in 2008, has been painstakingly digitized in 3D, and is now available to explore online right down to the cellular architecture.


Word of the Day
prosopography
  • a study of the individuals in a group of people within a specific context and their relationships.
  • In rhetoric, the description of any one's personal appearance.
The word 'prosopography' comes from a Latin word meaning 'description of a person’s appearance' from Greek roots meaning 'face' or 'person' and 'writing'.