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Ignoring useless information aids memory: study

  1. Nov 24, 2005 #1


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    http://news.yahoo.com/s/nm/20051123/hl_nm/science_brain_dc;_ylt=AlPSw4B__4xnfkOM13Mg0LMDW7oF;_ylu=X3oDMTBiMW04NW9mBHNlYwMlJVRPUCUl [Broken]

    How appropriate for GD! :rofl:
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  3. Nov 24, 2005 #2
    Didn't these guys also write a paper titled "Not snacking between meals increases stomach capacity at dinner" and the controversial "Drilling a hole in the bottom of a bucket greatly inceases the amount of water you can pour into it without it overflowing."
  4. Nov 25, 2005 #3
    What a neat little tidbit of information. I'll have to remember that.
  5. Nov 25, 2005 #4
    I think more people than you guys expect make an oversight of this.
  6. Nov 25, 2005 #5
    Oh no... I'm actually quite guilty of it myself.:redface:
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