February 19, 2013
How to Implant False Memories
Ross Pomeroy, Scientific American
Everyone enjoys the occasional practical joke – assuming the gag isn’t mean-spirited or overly perilous, even the prank’s poor victim can appreciate the punch line!
I’m sure you have your favorites: gluing dollars to sidewalks, filling your co-worker’s office with balloons, moving your roommate’s bed to the basement… while he’s sleeping in it.
TAGGED: Psychology, Suggestion, Memory