Ever Wonder: Why Do We Forget?

Tufts psychologist Ayanna Thomas says remembering is about linking new information to what we already know
Ayanna Thomas, an associate professor of psychology, says that without the right cues, it’s easy to forget. Video: Steffan Hacker
July 24, 2015


The Tufts Now video series Ever Wonder features faculty and other experts answering questions about which we all have wondered—everything from why people laugh to why cats purr.

You can view the entire series at http://everwonder.tufts.edu, and submit your own questions there, too.

Steffan Hacker can be reached at steffan.hacker@tufts.edu.

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