Saturday, January 19, 2013

SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY - YOU WILL WANT TO READ THIS!

View details Ever walk into a room with some purpose in mind, only to completely forget what that purpose was? 

Turns out, doors themselves are to blame for these strange memory lapses.

Psychologist at the University of Notre Dame have discovered that passing through a doorway triggers what is known as an "Event Boundary" in the mind, separating one set of thoughts and memories from the next.

View detailsYour brain files away the thoughts you had in the previous room and prepares a blank slate for the new locale. 

It's not aging, it's the damn door!  Thank goodness for studies like this.

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