What is Working Memory?

Do you know what the difference is between Short Term Memory & Working memory? They are both almost sort of the same thing…. as they both do not hold information for very long, but short term memory simply stores information for a short while, while working memory retains the information in order to manipulate it. […]

Why we are taller than in centuries past

Throughout most of the world, the average person is taller than they were a century or so ago. In some countries, they are up to 7.8 inches taller. Most people understand that this growth can be attributed to better nutrition. But how, exactly, does nutrition help the body grow? New research shows the answer lies […]