How the Human Brain Retains Information

JD Rucker February 20 Offbeat

The manner by which humans retain and retrieve information is an area widely explored and as of yet not completely understood.

The human brain consists of about one billion neurons. Each neuron forms about 1,000 connections to other neurons, amounting to more than a trillian connections. This amounts to quite a large storage capacity.

Our friends at Mindflash examine how the brain retains all this information and displays it visually – after all, visuals are the easiest media to retain for most.

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Written by JD Rucker

+JD Rucker is Editor at Soshable, a Social Media Marketing Blog. He is a Christian, a husband, a father, and founder of both Judeo Christian Church and Dealer Authority. He drinks a lot of coffee, usually in the form of a 5-shot espresso over ice. Find him on Twitter, Facebook, and Pinterest.

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February 20th, 2011 at 8:31 pm

Great post.People can change the world simply by using their own energy said a Russian scientist. He asserted that thinking in a certain direction can have a positive or negative effect on the surrounding environment.

February 21st, 2011 at 6:53 am

Amazing, I always wondered how that worked!

Emmit Hollin
February 24th, 2011 at 3:03 pm

Incredible! Amazing anyone can think at all!


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