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The Faint Echoes of Memory
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(2011),
Source: worldsciencefestival.com
Neuroscientist Frank Tong elaborates on the processes used by scientists to decipher what a person is visualizing. The insights gained by being able to visualize the human brain as it both looks at and then later remembers a pattern, have led to some interesting conclusions about memory and the imagination.
(2011),
Source: worldsciencefestival.com
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The Making of a Spotless Mind
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(2011),
Source: worldsciencefestival.com
How close are we to the selective memory engineering depicted in Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind? Perhaps closer than you think. Neuroscientist Todd Sacktor demonstrates a drug that inhibits a chemical reaction between synapses, causing memories—even very old ones—to fall apart. The brain, in effect, ret...
(2011),
Source: worldsciencefestival.com
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Manufacturing Memories 2011
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(2012),
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An Inside UCI Summer Lecture recorded on August 22, 2011, delivered by Distinguished Professor Elizabeth Loftus. In this lecture you will hear from Professor Elizabeth Loftus, who will share with you her fascinating research on manufactured and false memories. She has also been involved in the trials of Ted Bundy,...
(2012),
Source: www.youtube.com
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The psychology of time
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(2009),
Source: www.ted.com
Psychologist Philip Zimbardo says happiness and success are rooted in a trait most of us disregard: the way we orient toward the past, present and future. He suggests we calibrate our outlook on time as a first step to improving our lives.
(2009),
Source: www.ted.com
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The Seven Sins of Memory: An Update
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(American Psychological Association, 2012),
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In this lecture, Daniel Schacter, PhD, of Harvard University, provides an update on the current understanding of the "seven sins" of memory errors, with a focus on the sin of misattribution: when a recollection or idea is mistakenly assigned to the wrong source, resulting in memory distortions such as false recogn...
(American Psychological Association, 2012),
Source: www.youtube.com
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