The Tricks of Memory

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Oct 12, 201713m
The Tricks of Memory
Oct 12 '1713m
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Professor David Shanks is an expert in memory and learning at UCL and investigates how the brain makes memories. This has implications for exams and for how people can learn a language, in this essay David looks at how we can influence our memories and tells us about the more unusual ways to remember. Programme image courtesy of Sarah Grice, Wellcome Collection.

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