Physically performing actions enhances memory in children and adults.

Last updated 10th Apr 2018
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A pinboard by Angie Makri

PhD student , University of Bristol

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Investigating how acting out information can lead to better memory performance.

Making a cup of tea or memorising a phone number involve different types of memory. Memory for actions (e.g., making tea) is more automatic and involves less conscious effort. Action memory researc...