The neuroanatomy of memory encompasses a wide variety of anatomical
structures in the brain ... The cerebellum ("little brain") is a structure located at the
rear of the brain, near the sp...
About 90% of all the brain's neurons are located in the cerebral cortex, mainly in
... and plays an important part in processing short-term memories and retaining ...
Aug 31, 2010 ... Memories underlie so much of our rich life as humans -- the ability to learn, to tell
stories, even to recognize each other.
Aug 27, 2013 ... Large parts of the American's hippocampus -- the region of the brain that is a
major element in learning and memory processes -- were ...
Feb 10, 2009 ... A new study suggests that the location of a recollection in the brain ... in an
attempt to identify the part of the brain in which memories are stored.
Research in animals has revealed that there may be two different areas of the
brain that share the function of storing and remembering events for short-term ...
May 4, 2011 ... The prefrontal cortex, which is part of the brain's frontal lobe, is the region ... After
the memory is consolidated, it is stored in the cerebral cortex, ...
Notice the green portion of the brain: this is called the temporal lobe. It lies right
under your temple. Memories of names live in this left temporal lobe: particularly
For example, psychologists have assumed that there is a memory area (called a "
buffer") where incoming visual information is stored as a picture or icon. This is ...
First, what are the different types of memory? Second, where in the brain is
memory located? One possibility is that human memory is similar to the memory