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Brains

Homo Simulatus

Homo Simulatus

One can never truly recapture the past in one's memory. When we look back on our memories, it's not like a tape recording. We view those memories from an adjusted perspective; the lens of newly acquired mental models in the interim. 

The only way to truly record memories as they happen is with a diary, since transcribing the experience to text illustrates the mindset of the writer at the time.

What is a mental model? Mental models are our way of deconstructing the world.


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