Field Notes 10/15/17

“It is not–and should not be–a question of either/or, but of using the most appropriate medium in a given situation, and for a given material/content and purpose of reading.”

Grothaus, Michael. Fast Company. This is How the Way You Read Impacts Your Memory and Productivity.

It is the structure of the human brain that dictates the memory methods that work so effectively right across human societies. It is our dependence on writing that has eroded this skill.

Kelly, Lynne. Aeon. This ancient mnemonic technique builds a palace of memory.

The Journal of Emerging Investigators is an open-access journal that publishes original research in the biological and physical sciences that is written by middle and high school students.  JEI provides students, under the guidance of a teacher or advisor, the opportunity to submit and gain feedback on original research and to publish their findings in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.

Journal of Emerging Investigators.