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Brain Geotags Memories
2013-11-29 09:35:21

A new study has found that our brains ‘geotag’ our memories by linking them to a specific location.

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2011-07-19 09:48:33

Almost everyone has experienced one memory triggering another, but explanations for that phenomenon have proved elusive.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.