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Why Forgetting Is a Critical Part of Remembering
Hilde Østby, Ylva Østby | Oct 1, 2018
The Østby sisters, one a neuroscientist and the other a writer, explore the uncharted territory of memory in their new book.
Image of the Day: Memory Jogger
Sukanya Charuchandra | Jun 12, 2018
Scientists can livestream how the mouse brain’s hippocampus maps the physical world and accesses those memories.
Learning Enhances Synapses Between “Memory Cells” in Mice
Diana Kwon | Apr 26, 2018
A new technique reveals certain neuronal connections grow larger and denser when memories are made.
Neurons Compete to Form Memories
Tanya Lewis | Jul 21, 2016
The same populations of brain cells encode memories that occur close together in time, according to new research.
Manipulating Mouse Memory
Chris Palmer | Jul 25, 2013
Researchers deliver bursts of light to specific cells in the mouse hippocampus to implant false memories about a fearful event.
Old Memories Excavated
Sabrina Richards | Mar 26, 2012
Scientists use molecular techniques to reawaken memories in mice.