Top Ten Myths about the Brain; #science

Braaaaains!

The following statements are (pretty much) not true:

  • We use only 10 percent of our brains.
  • “Flashbulb memories” are precise, detailed and persistent.
  • It’s all downhill after 40 (or 50 or 60 or 70).
  • Men are from Mars, women are from Venus.

More here: Smithsonian Magazine

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