TED Talks – The Fiction of Memory
Psychologist and memory-manipulation expert, Elizabeth Loftus explains how our memories might not be what they seem — and how implanted memories can have real-life repercussions. Loftus shares some startling stories and statistics, and raises some important ethical questions we should all remember to consider.
“Feeding people misinformation can distort and contaminate their memory and misinformation is everywhere in the “real world” from media coverage, leading questioning and interaction with people.”
Listen to her TED Talk on The Fiction of Memory.