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Doorways Make Me Forget?

1-19-2011

Ever walk through a doorway, and have no idea what you came in the room for? Apparently, it is not just you.

It seems some astute researchers from the University of Notre Dame noticed many people have this issue, and decided to look into it further.

Working with college students (college students love to do research ), the researchers had them passing from room to room, while giving them tests to find out how their memory was affected. What they found was our brain compartmentalizes information based in part on the environment you are in to create a memory framework.

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