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. […]

How to Use Both Sides of the Brain

Both Sides of The Brain – Which Side Do You Favor? In order to learn how to use both sides of the brain, you first need to determine if you are right-brained or left-brained.  This article should help you determine which hemisphere you favor. Right-brained individuals tend to prefer creative activities, but they may have […]