photographic memory real

Photographic Memory: What is this Interesting Phenomenon, How Does it Work, and is it Even Real?

Is having a photographic memory real? A photographic memory is usually used to describe when someone has the remarkable ability to recall visual information in […]

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Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense.

Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense.

Interview of CogniFit’s Chief Scientist, Dr. Evelyn Shatil, on Financial Sense. You can listen to her analysis of brain training here (beginning approximately 28 minutes […]

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Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently

Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently

Red brain, blue brain: republicans and democrats process risk differently, research finds. A team of political scientists and neuroscientists has shown that liberals and conservatives […]

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Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors

Electrical impulses in the brain encode protocols for behaviors. Neuroscientists have long been perplexed by how our brains encode thoughts, including memory loss and awareness, […]

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Memory could be the most malleable and trainable cognitive function

Memory could be the most malleable and trainable cognitive function

A new study presented today at the annual meeting of the Society of Neuroscience in New Orleans, Louisiana shows that improved working memory function, following […]

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