13 Mar 2019

Why forgetting is hard

From Nine To Noon, 11:51 am on 13 March 2019
concept image of colored sections of a male human brain.

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Associate Professor Dr Siouxsie Wiles on how forgetting memories may take more mental effort than continuing to remember them.

Also, the new study suggesting autonomous driving systems may have more difficulty detecting pedestrians with dark skin than those with light skin, and what researchers have discovered about the largest known mass child sacrifice, and llama sacrifice, in Peru in the 15th century.