History﹕Brainy tricks

【明報專訊】People often believe their memory is a perfect record of the events they have experienced. The reality is that human memory is not as good as we think and can sometimes lead to unusual consequences. How much can we really trust our memories? It turns out that, when it comes to remembering any event, no matter how mundane (平凡) or how monumental (巨大), our recollection is distorted (扭曲).