Neuro News – 1.26.21
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Topics this week: Alzheimer’s, memories, and your sense of smell analyzed
Texas Monthly explores new neuroscience research at UT Southwestern that investigates “time cells” and “place cells” to help unlock mysteries of how our memories work.
Memory is an important part of what makes us human, but what is it, and where are new memories formed? BBC Science Focus looks at these threads that hold our lives together and connect who we were to who we are.
The Harvard Gazette speaks to experts who discuss the science of smell and how scent, emotion, and memory are intertwined — and exploited for the big business of “scent branding.”