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Eye movements could be the missing link in our understanding of memory

Humans have a fascinating ability to recreate events in the mind’s eye, in exquisite detail. Over 50 years ago, Donald Hebb and Ulrich Neisser, the forefathers of cognitive psychology, theorised that eye movements are vital for our ability to do this. They pointed out we move our eyes not only to receive sensory visual input, …

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An Intriguing Connection Between Diet, Eye Health, and Lifespan – Neuroscience News

Summary: A new study of drosophila reveals a link between circadian rhythm, diet, lifespan, and eye health. Unexpectedly, researchers found processes in the fly eye that appear to drive the aging process. Source: Buck Institute Researchers from the Buck Institute have demonstrated for the first time a link between diet, circadian rhythms, eye health, and …

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