“The latest neuroscience suggests you can literally “edit” your memory. Here’s what this big breakthrough means for you.
…Most people think about human memory as a videotape or computer memory. When you remember something, you’re playing back the memory, which is vivid or vague depending on how good you are at remembering things.
It turns out that human memory isn’t like that at all. When you remember something, your brain is “rewiring” the connections between neurons, literally changing the structure of your brain…”