Tagged: memory

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Excellent: coffee and learning

[…] administering caffeine to humans immediately after memory encoding enhances consolidation, as reflected by improved performance in a memory test a day later. And by the way:

Your episodic memory is probably distorted 0

Your episodic memory is probably distorted

http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2013/11/12/1314373110.abstract The findings suggest that HSAM individuals reconstruct their memories using associative grouping, as demonstrated by a word-list task, and by incorporating postevent information, as shown in misinformation tasks. The findings also suggest that the reconstructive memory mechanisms that produce memory distortions are basic and widespread in humans, and it may be unlikely that anyone is immune. NO ONE IS...