Putting Your Senses to Work
Lecture no. 8 from the course: Optimizing Brain Fitness
Taught by Professor Richard Restak | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Science Course
Imaginative memory techniques—such as mnemonic devices and personal associations—have been used to improve memory for over 1,000 years. Try your hand at some of them right here, including "chunking" numbers to aid in number recall, creating a vivid story to memorize words, drawing free-form designs, and playing mental chess.