Are Smarter People Better At Ignoring Things?

The test shows that smarter people actually remember less details. They just tend to focus on what’s essential. People frequently complain that they can’t remember things and they wish their brains had more storage capacity, like today’s ever-expanding computer hard drives and RAM. If we could just improve the sheer size of our memory, we’d be able to retain and manipulate more data, and we’d become smarter and smarter right? Not according to an intriguing new experiment by brain scientists at the University of Oregon.

Site – http://www.collisiondetection.net

Advertisements

One Response to Are Smarter People Better At Ignoring Things?

  1. Photo Steve says:

    Kind of like having selective hearing?

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: