Tuesday September 22, 2020

Raiding the memory bank

In the first Sherlock Holmes story, A Study In Scarlet, Dr Watson is amazed to discover that his friend is so ignorant about science, he doesn’t even know that the earth travels around the sun. The great detective explains that the brain is like an a

15th March, 2008

In the first Sherlock Holmes story, A Study In Scarlet, Dr Watson is amazed to discover that his friend is so ignorant about science, he doesn’t even know that the earth travels around the sun. The great detective explains that the brain is like an attic with a limited amount of storage space. Other people clutter it up with so much useless stuff that they can never find anything, while he retains only the things...

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