Tag Archives: aging

Getting wise

My favorite academic institution in the world, the University of Western Australia in Perth, has a fine concise motto:  “Seek Wisdom”. This would do very well alone but as we might expect from an excellent University we get further guidance. At … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Age and the overstuffed mind

Ramscar et al (2014)1 claim that Cognitive Aging is “a myth” because slowing of all decisions is a key behavioural marker of mental changes in old age2 but occurs only because accumulation of information over a lifetime slows retrieval of … Continue reading

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , , | 9 Comments