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The Startup

Warning: You Can’t Trust Your Memory — Here’s the Science That Proves It

Much of what you remember is made up and never happened.

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“I know what I saw.”

No, you don’t.

“YES. I DO!”

No, you don’t!

“WHAT ARE YOU TALKING ABOUT?!? I remember it as if it was yesterday!”

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David B. Clear

David B. Clear

Cartoonist, science fan, PhD, eukaryote. Doesn't eat cats, dogs, nor other animals. 1,000x Bottom Writer. davidbclear.com