Did You Know…
Walking through a doorway triggers the brain to forget?
“Entering or exiting through a doorway serves as an ‘event boundary’ in the mind, which separates episodes of activity and files them away,” psychologist Gabriel Radvanskytold Live Science. When he and his team studied the difference between subjects moving objects between rooms versus subjects moving objects in the same room, he found that “people were two to three times as likely to forget what they were supposed to do after walking through a doorway.
The question that may be asked is what if you want to forget?