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Soap Box: The Science of Remembering (and Forgetting)
How are memories formed and lost? Are memories concrete or are they constantly changing? Join MIT neuroscientists in conversations about the nature of memory to answer these questions and more in an interactive discussion between speaker and audience. Come with questions, share your thoughts, and leave with new knowledge and understanding.
Wednesday, 10/16: 6:00-7:30pm
Matthew Wilson, MIT Professor of Neuroscience and Picower Scholar, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences
Wednesday, 10/30: 6:00-7:30pm
John Gabrieli, MIT Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Thursday, 11/14: 6:00-7:30pm
Ki Goosens, MIT Assistant Professor of Neuroscience, Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, McGovern Institute for Brain Research
Archived videos of previous speakers can be viewed in an edited format on MIT World™.
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