This is the protein that decides which memories can be erased

A preliminary study in animals uncovers a protein that could be used as a brain marker that indicates which emotional memories can be deleted or changed.

The Colombian film “Memoria”, in the official selection of the 2021 Cannes Film Festival

The film will have its premiere in Colombia in October of this year.

Action of mourning for stolen lives

With the curatorship of the artist Doris Salcedo and the Directorate of Cultural Heritage of the National University, to the victims of the protests.

Rethink our statues? On the politics of memory

It is just as violent to knock down a monument that dominant groups impose a historical discourse. Colombia needs an inclusive memory policy.

What is the Jennifer Aniston neuron?

This is the name of a type of super-specialized neuron, which stores the memory of a single person in our brain.

Why doesn't time always pass at the same speed?

Depending on the activity we develop at a given moment, the people we surround ourselves with, or even our age, it will seem to us that time passes very slowly or that it flies by.

4 healthy effects of learning languages

Learning a second language is not only useful for accessing a job or traveling abroad. It also has powerful effects on the brain, recent scientific studies show. Do you want to know them?

Tricks to improve memory

If what you are looking for is to improve or strengthen your memory, we have prepared a series of tips whose objective is precisely that. Thanks to science, here are 12 tricks to improve your memory.


ZDF crime thriller: "Friesland: Until the Blood" – Nordic by Nature

Unfortunately, the new episode of the recently quite remarkable Schmunzel crime series on ZDF is only moderately cheerful and completely unexciting.

Big city gets "Rooftop Christmas Market" – with a special view

Drink mulled wine, eat a burger and look at the illuminated city from above - this is what the new "Rooftop Xmas" Christmas market in Cologne offers.

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The maize harvest is modest – farmers give reasons

Although it is already mid-October, there is still corn in the fields in many places. Farmers explain why the crops ripen so late this year.

The 5 most caloric foods in the world

Find out which are the most caloric foods in the world. Unhealthy foods that, if taken, must be done in moderation.