memory alteration

What is memory? Not just a recording

What is a memory, anyway? Is it like a photo or a video clip? When you remember the day your dad took you to the amusement park and you rode on the toy train, what’s going on inside your head? Read more...

A tragedy, no matter what

The ending was so sad, I couldn’t bear it, so I’d start reading all over again at the beginning: so went the story I told myself for years—and anyone else who listened. Trouble is, the book has a happy ending. Read more...