We've learned over on the
Scholastic Magic Bus website that:|
Blah, blah, blah! So let's not waste all that important brain-power we need just to dial home. We've archived much of the old site for you right here!
|"We know that our short-term memory is always working in a front area of the brain called the prefrontal cortex. Short-term memory holds a fact for as long as you think about it and then it's gone. Our long-term memories are stored deep in a part of the brain called the hippocampus. All kinds of facts, ideas, and experiences are stored there even after we stop thinking about them. Our short-term memory and our long-term memory are always working together in what scientists call our working memory."|