There Are Reasons Our Memory isn’t Perfect

For one thing, we prefer the cliff notes of events that pertain to the future

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Memory is endlessly fascinating to me. You probably know the evolutionary reason we can remember anything all — it’s a survival skill. Remembering the past helps us prepare for the future, ideally at least. You also probably know that our memory isn’t perfect. In…

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Katrina Paulson

Katrina Paulson

I wonder about humanity, questions with no answers, and new discoveries. Then I write about them. Find me on substack! https://curiousadventure.substack.com