The Resource Memory hackers : the science behind memories

Memory hackers : the science behind memories

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Memory hackers : the science behind memories
Title
Memory hackers
Title remainder
the science behind memories
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Language
eng
Summary
Memory is the glue that binds our mental lives. Without it, we'd be prisoners of the present, unable to use the lessons of the past to change our future. From our first kiss to where we put our keys, memory represents who we are and how we learn and navigate the world. But how does it work? Neuroscientists using cutting-edge techniques are exploring the precise molecular mechanisms of memory. By studying a range of individuals ranging from an 11-year-old whiz-kid who remembers every detail of his life to a woman who had memories implanted, scientists have uncovered a provocative idea. For much of human history, memory has been seen as a tape recorder that faithfully registers information and replays intact. But now, researchers are discovering that memory is far more malleable, always being written and rewritten, not just by us, but by others. We are discovering the precise mechanisms that can explain and even control our memories. The question is -- are we ready?
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UtOrKAN
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videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by PBS in 2016
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  • Strachan, Anna Lee
  • Maxwell, Jan
  • Kanopy
  • PBS (Firm)
Runtime
53
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  • Memory
  • Brain
  • Memory
  • Memory
  • Mental Recall
  • Brain
  • Persuasive Communication
  • Behavior Control
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live action
Label
Memory hackers : the science behind memories
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Title from title frames
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unknown
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online resource
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  • cr
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rdacarrier
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unknown
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two-dimensional moving image
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  • tdi
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource (streaming video file) (54 minutes):
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unknown
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online
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unknown
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
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  • c
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other
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digital, .flv file, sound
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1722713
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not applicable
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unknown
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sound
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sound on medium
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  • remote
  • other
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(CaSfKAN)kan1722713
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Memory hackers : the science behind memories
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (streaming video file) (54 minutes):
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1722713
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
(CaSfKAN)kan1722713
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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