How we recover from brain cramps

Science reveals we experience a moment of temporary amnesia when we can't recall a certain word or someone's name VIDEO

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How we recover from brain cramps
This article was originally published by Scientific American.

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Have you ever had a moment of temporary amnesia when you can’t recall a certain word or someone’s name? That’s because your brain wasn’t able to re-create the pattern of activity that occurred when the memory was stored. Learn more in the first of a series of videos from Scientific American MIND.

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