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Your hippocampus, brain cells, molecules mind and memory. From your entire brain and all your senses, to specific areas of your brain, to braincells, to synapses, to a little dance of molecules to form the memory, and even your DNA to help make the memories last, remembering isn’t simple.
Here’s a quick video on the hippocampus.
2-Minute Neuroscience: The Hippocampus
Here’s a video about a patient who had the hippocampus removed, and what the resulting effects on his memory were.
What happens when you remove the hippocampus?
Here’s an article with more detail about the hippocampus.
And my favorite link this week, here’s a very good article about how our memory works.