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 […]

To Improve Memory, A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words … Sometimes More

Memory in Pictures - Pictures in Memory

Memory in Pictures – Pictures in Memory How do you make a memory? Make a picture! The saying “a picture is worth a thousand words” is true, especially when it comes to making memories. The saying describes the main goal of visualization, which is used in science, education, information technology, communication, business, self improvement, ect… […]

What Enhances Memory?

The Association or Connection Enhances Memory What enhances memory? Most people know that memorization through repetition is only somewhat effective. It may work with simple concepts or definitions, but not with more complex concepts or ideas. Making connections and associations, usually through visualization, works for practically any subject, any concept, and any idea. Here are […]