The surprising link between stress and memory

collections: Ted-Ed
Posted 29 March 2019
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Duration of the video: 4 Min. 23 sec.
You spend weeks studying for an important test. On the big day, you wait nervously as your teacher hands it out. You’re working your way through, when you’re asked to define "ataraxia." You know you’ve seen the word before, but your mind goes blank. What just happened? Elizabeth Cox details the complex relationship between stress and memory.
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