Research Article

What People Believe about How Memory Works: A Representative Survey of the U.S. Population

  • Daniel J. Simons mail,

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Beckman Institute, University of Illinois, Champaign, Illinois, United States of America

  • Christopher F. Chabris

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology, Union College, Schenectady, New York, United States of America

  • Published: August 03, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0022757

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 05 Aug 2011 at 15:10 GMT

The following articles represent some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Huffington Post
Title: “Myths About Memory: Survey Details How Americans Get Memory Wrong”

Publication: Scientific American Blogs
Title: “4 Things Most People Get Wrong About Memory | Observations, Scientific American Blog Network”

Publication: El
Title: “Cómo nos traiciona nuestra memoria | Neurociencia |”

Publication: ABC News
Title: “6 Memory Myths Debunked - ABC News”

Details of the press release for this paper can be found below:

Publication: Press Release
Title: “National survey reveals widespread mistaken beliefs about memory”

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