Do head injuries from impact sports lead to Alzheimer's disease?
How did 70% of people admit to a crime that never actually happened?
Can we delete memories? Scientists have created a drug that seems to do the trick...
What are memories? And where are they stored?
Is there any evidence brain training makes you smarter?
The hidden secrets of the creative mind...
How close are we to understanding and treating dementia?
Forensic science is only crucial in about 3% of trials, so can we rely on eye-witness testimony?
Despite dire predictions new research suggests that dementia rates are actually falling, specifically in men.
How do we form a memory and once it's there, how do we get it back again?
How can we boost our memory? Well there's one simple, sleepy, solution.
Sleep is important for memory but just how important? Connie Orbach
went to a sleep lab to find out what happens when...
Brain training apps are a huge market, but do they actually work?
Nitrous oxide has been shown to reduce the instance of intrusive memories from a "traumatic" film.
People often assume that pregnant women are suffering from 'momnesia'. But is there any evidence that having...
What can hibernators teach us about neurodegenerative diseases like alzheimers?
Male rats and female rats respond to stress in different ways...
Why do board games bring out the beast in the best of us, and can they make you win at life?
A nap during the day helps with the retention of important memories.
Are you one of those people who never forgets a fact but can’t remember a face? If so, you can probably blame your...
Robert Plomin at King’s College London has discovered that genetics
makes an unexpectedly large contribution to...
Can video games boost your brain power, and do they have a place in the classroom?
Our memories are not like a video recorder, they are often unreliable and
easily influenced. How does this affect an...
The process of recalling memories also involves actively forgetting things.