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Why Did I Come In Here? How Walking Through Doorways Makes Us Forget

From the 20 November Medical News Today article

“Entering or exiting through a doorway serves as an ‘event boundary’ in the mind, which separates episodes of activity and files them away.”

“Recalling the decision or activity that was made in a different room is difficult because it has been compartmentalized,” he added.

Read the entire news article here

November 20, 2011 - Posted by | Psychology | ,

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