memory

/Tag: memory

What Is Primacy Effect and How It Messes with Your Memory & Perception

By |2019-06-12T18:04:49+03:00June 13th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , |

Ever wondered why you remember some things and other things are quickly forgotten? Well, this could be due to the primacy effect. The science behind the primacy effect is simple yet complicated to navigate. I’ve recognized the characteristics of this effect many times in my life. This curious state of mind works in a valuable [...]

Essential Oils for Focus, Productivity and Cognitive Functions

By |2019-05-10T10:58:57+03:00May 10th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

Did you know that essential oils can help you boost your cognitive functions, such as focus and memory, and improve your productivity? In the modern, hectic world that we inhabit, many of us will have had moments in our day where our frame of mind does not match what is needed at the time. It [...]

How to Retain Information More Easily with These 5 Strategies

By |2019-05-06T16:43:39+03:00May 6th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Do you ever feel like you’re expected to keep track of too much information? That there’s more going on in your life and the world around you than you can possibly remember? If so you’re not alone. The truth is most people are overwhelmed with the amount of information thrown at them on a daily [...]

10 Memory Games for Adults That Will Give Your Brain a Powerful Boost

By |2019-03-24T19:02:12+03:00March 21st, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , |

Want to boost your memory? Try any of the below memory games for adults to make the process of improving your cognitive functions engaging and fun! Schools have started using video games and apps to teach students language, math, and other valuable skills. However, it’s not only children who can benefit from games. In [...]

7 Different Effects of Music on the Brain, Backed by Scientific Studies

By |2019-02-27T22:02:52+03:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Brain Power, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

Today, we will talk about the remarkable effects of music on the brain and how different music genres can help us in our daily activities. You all know that listening to music helps you. Whether it is a loud upbeat track that you listen to while jogging or a Beyoncé song that helps you get [...]

5 Unanswered Questions about the Human Mind That Still Puzzle Scientists

By |2019-02-18T14:54:17+03:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

It’s little wonder that we have so many unanswered questions about the human mind. Our minds are the most powerful computers in the world. They encase not only a whole personality but also run every part of the body. All this allows us to move around and feel emotions. Yet, as far as scientists have [...]

How Do Dreams Work and Why Do We Have Them, According to Science?

By |2019-02-25T16:03:21+03:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , , |

How do dreams work? This and other questions about dreams have been a source of wonder for ages. Sigmund Freud, the father of modern psychology, was convinced that dreams were an expression of unfulfilled fantasies. More pragmatic theorists after him saw dreams as a reflection of life. But neither Freud nor those who came after [...]

The Curious Case of Phineas Gage and Why It Still Fascinates Neuroscientists

By |2018-12-28T14:18:02+03:00January 7th, 2019|Categories: History & Archaeology, Human Brain, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , , |

Does the name Phineas Gage ring a bell? If not, but you are fascinated with the human brain, then sit back, relax and let me tell you this incredible story. These days we know a lot about the human brain. For example, which areas are responsible for cognitive function or processing the senses. But back [...]