Consolidation of Memories—How it All Works

Consolidation of Memories: The Synaptic Form There are several forms and models of consolidation of memories. Here we look at the forms and models identified by scientists starting with the synaptic form. The synaptic form has been seen in all species studied to date. This process involves long-term memory storage, which is defined as recall […]

Encoding, Memory Storage and Retrieval—How Memories Are Created

Encoding, Memory Storage and Retrieval

Encoding, Memory Storage and Retrieval Encoding, memory storage and retrieval are the three core brain processes that allow us to remember what we see, hear, touch, smell and taste. These are the processes that form memories. Memory storage and retrieval make it possible for us to learn, adapt, and build relationships based on previous experiences. […]

The Care and Feeding of Your Declarative Memory

Declarative memory is a form of long-term memory that deals with the storage of information like facts and events. It refers to the memories that you can recall consciously any time you want. It is also known as explicit memory, as it concerns with information that is stored and retrieved explicitly. Proper care and feeding […]