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Feb 5, 2014 6:44 AM by Lindsay MacLeod, KSBY News

New study finds our memories aren't as accurate as we think

We may think we'll always remember the details of major life events, but a new study reveals our memories aren't that accurate.

Using brain scan technology, researchers watched how people noticed and recalled the location of memories.

They found memories don't play out like a video camera. The brain combines emotions and experiences from the present with our memories from the past.

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