Creation Date: 1 May 2012 | Review Date: 17 July 2013
Joshua Foer: Feats of Memory Anyone Can Do
There are people who can quickly memorize lists of thousands of numbers, the order of all the cards in a deck (or ten!), and much more. Science writer Joshua Foer describes the technique — called the memory palace — and shows off its most remarkable feature: anyone can learn how to use it, including him.