ScienceDaily– This article describes some research which has discovered the first steps toward understanding how we could manipulate our memories. In the future, could we eliminate (or subdue) painful and traumatic memories that haunt people?
ScienceDaily– The second article talks about the identification of the source of the feeling of consciousness. In other words, when you feel like “yourself”- like an entity existing in the middle of your head- what part of your brain is at work? We’ve known for a long time that damage to certain parts of the brain can cause “out of body” experiences, where you lose that feeling.