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# memory - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Turns out a good night's sleep after learning something new WILL improve memory
# Remember This
# Remember This

Turns out a good night's sleep after learning something new WILL improve memory

Jun 7th 2014, 7:00 AM 6,848 Views 6 Comments

Are you paying attention Leaving Certs?

# memory - Sunday 1 June, 2014

Running out of space on your smartphone? Here's how to free some up
# Storage Space
# Storage Space

Running out of space on your smartphone? Here's how to free some up

Jun 1st 2014, 5:30 PM 44,292 Views 17 Comments

If you’re having trouble finding space to download a new app or take more photos, here are a few methods to help solve that problem.

# memory - Friday 2 May, 2014

New brain implant could restore memory for Alzheimer's patients
# Remember
# Remember

New brain implant could restore memory for Alzheimer's patients

May 2nd 2014, 7:30 AM 8,845 Views 13 Comments

Military researchers in the US are working on developing this but ethical questions have been raised about whether the mind should be manipulated.

# memory - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

People with asthma, diabetes and high cholesterol worst at taking medication
# Popping Pills
# Popping Pills

People with asthma, diabetes and high cholesterol worst at taking medication

Mar 25th 2014, 2:45 PM 8,144 Views 37 Comments

Not taking your medication properly? It costs money – and could cost you your life.

# memory - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

New blood test could predict onset of Alzheimer's
# Early Indication
# Early Indication

New blood test could predict onset of Alzheimer's

Mar 11th 2014, 7:45 AM 6,105 Views 5 Comments

US researchers have developed a prototype test which can indicate whether a person will develop the disease.

# memory - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 9th 2014, 10:00 AM 12,664 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# memory - Sunday 9 February, 2014

In memory: Past drama students of Gladys Sheehan set up their own theatre group
# Acting Legend
# Acting Legend

In memory: Past drama students of Gladys Sheehan set up their own theatre group

Feb 9th 2014, 11:30 AM 7,072 Views 1 Comment

Over the years, hundreds of young people went through the Gladys Sheehan’s acting school. Now her past students have set up the Bloomers Theatre Group in her honour.

# memory - Thursday 30 January, 2014

This airline's new in-flight safety video is a lesson in 80s nostalgia
# 80s Flashback
From The Daily Edge
# 80s Flashback

This airline's new in-flight safety video is a lesson in 80s nostalgia

Jan 30th 2014, 6:42 PM 1,738 Views 3 Comments

Watch out for Alf, Teddy Ruxpin, and lots of hairspray.

# memory - Friday 20 December, 2013

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed
# Memory
# Memory

Gene discovery linked to why we stop feeling the clothes we wear once we’re dressed

Dec 20th 2013, 6:45 AM 11,941 Views 35 Comments

Trinity College scientists work with fruit flies to make discovery about ‘habituation’ that could help with some neurological diseases.

# memory - Thursday 12 December, 2013

Study finds that taking photos could be affecting our memory
# Snap Happy
# Snap Happy

Study finds that taking photos could be affecting our memory

Dec 12th 2013, 11:54 AM 7,401 Views 15 Comments

A new study from Fairfield University found that taking photos of an event may affect our ability to remember it later.

# memory - Sunday 1 December, 2013

Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide
# Console
# Console

Thousands gather to remember loved ones lost to suicide

Dec 1st 2013, 5:55 PM 9,335 Views 8 Comments

Console held six special Celebration of Light events around the country today.

# memory - Sunday 6 October, 2013

Debunked: Is it possible to have a photographic memory?
# True Or False
# True Or False

Debunked: Is it possible to have a photographic memory?

Oct 6th 2013, 10:30 AM 12,676 Views 24 Comments

It wouldn’t be the worst thing in the world. You’d never have to double-check to see if you locked the back door or not. Did you?

# memory - Saturday 8 June, 2013

8 ways your brain is ruining your life From The Daily Edge

8 ways your brain is ruining your life

Jun 8th 2013, 6:00 PM 19,405 Views 50 Comments

Think you’re smart? Newsflash: your brain has different ideas.

# memory - Monday 26 November, 2012

Smoking 'rots' brain - study
# Smoking
# Smoking

Smoking 'rots' brain - study

Nov 26th 2012, 10:50 AM 7,537 Views 24 Comments

Scientists have warned that smoking can damage the mind as well as the body.

# memory - Friday 27 July, 2012

Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre
# Colorado
# Colorado

Colorado suspect 'was seeing university psychiatrist' before massacre

Jul 27th 2012, 9:58 PM 8,540 Views 32 Comments

A court in Colorado has seen disputes over whether medical privilege covers contact between James Holmes and his doctor.

Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree
# Colorado
# Colorado

Colorado suspected gunman 'can't remember' shooting spree

Jul 27th 2012, 7:11 PM 8,404 Views 54 Comments

Alleged killer James Holmes is repeatedly asking guards why he is in prison – claiming that he has no memory of the shooting which took place in a packed Colorado cinema last week.

# memory - Wednesday 16 May, 2012

Wicklow bridge to be named after hero Garda killed during flooding
# Ciaran Jones
# Ciaran Jones

Wicklow bridge to be named after hero Garda killed during flooding

May 16th 2012, 11:41 AM 5,115 Views 10 Comments

Ciarán Jones was killed after he was swept from a bridge while trying to help those affected by flooding.

# memory - Sunday 22 April, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Attacks
From The Daily Edge
# Attacks

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Apr 22nd 2012, 11:00 AM 47 Views 2 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# memory - Saturday 14 April, 2012

Baboons can learn to spot real words - study
# Baboon
# Baboon

Baboons can learn to spot real words - study

Apr 14th 2012, 5:32 PM 2,102 Views 15 Comments

Baboons are able to identify recurring patterns and determine which four-letter combinations are real words, new research shows.

# memory - Saturday 24 March, 2012

Total recall: USA Memory Championship hits NYC
# Concentration
From The42
# Concentration

Total recall: USA Memory Championship hits NYC

Mar 24th 2012, 10:54 AM 477 Views 0 Comments

With stacks of playing cards and unpublished poetry, the quietest event in the American sporting calendar aims to test the limits of human memory.

# memory - Sunday 4 March, 2012

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Mar 4th 2012, 11:00 AM 65 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# memory - Saturday 7 January, 2012

Brain power begins to decline from age 45 - study
# Brain Power
# Brain Power

Brain power begins to decline from age 45 - study

Jan 7th 2012, 2:14 PM 3,274 Views 23 Comments

Scientists researching the nature of dementia say that mental dexterity could begin to decline as early as 45 years of age – not 60 as previously thought.

# memory - Saturday 3 December, 2011

US woman sues clinic over 'implanted memories' claim
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

US woman sues clinic over 'implanted memories' claim

Dec 3rd 2011, 10:40 AM 3,663 Views 1 Comment

The 31-year-old claims that therapists made her believe she had participated in Satanic rituals and suffered sexual abuse through hypnosis.

# memory - Friday 16 September, 2011

Badges end funeral confusion
# Business
# Business

Badges end funeral confusion

Sep 16th 2011, 11:47 AM 1,289 Views 13 Comments

Ever gone to a funeral, but weren’t sure who the family members were? Save yourself the embarrassment with the help of Irish-designed nifty nametags.

# memory - Saturday 16 July, 2011

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Jul 16th 2011, 7:20 PM 1,814 Views 4 Comments

In your Fix for today: A cheaper route to Dublin airport?; the end of the World; a remorseful Archbishop; how the Taoiseach is spending his weekend; and why Ken Doherty has an issue with neck ties.

How Google is destroying our memories
# Fuzzy Head
# Fuzzy Head

How Google is destroying our memories

Jul 16th 2011, 5:27 PM 819 Views 7 Comments

Our ability to remember is being adapted because of the power of search engines.

# memory - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Public invited to explore nature of memory at the Science Gallery
# Memory
# Memory

Public invited to explore nature of memory at the Science Gallery

Mar 10th 2011, 10:09 AM 908 Views 0 Comments

Is memory nature or nurture? Why do we struggle to recall some information while other events stay in our thoughts forever? Help researchers find the answers by popping down to the Science Gallery this March.