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Caffeine May Improve Memory

That cup of coffee in the morning may improve long-term memory, according to a new study. The study, published in the journal Nature Neuroscience, found that...

Erasing Painful Memories With Shock Treatment

Using electroshock therapy, scientists say it may be possible to get rid of specific emotional memories. We’re still far from being able to blot out our...

Need to Remember Something? Make It Rhyme

Medical students have long used rhymes and songs to help them master vast quantities of information, and we’ve just gotten fresh evidence of how effective this...

Video Gamers Have a Visual Edge over Non-Gamers

All that time spent slaying aliens and singlehandedly saving the world from melodramatic malefactors in video games may give players more than just a dopamine...