Virginia Hughes

Contributing Writer

The same mental processes that organize memories may also coordinate how we make decisions.
neuroscience

Mental Leaps Cued by Memory’s Ripples

The same mental processes that organize memories may also coordinate how we make decisions.

About the author

Virginia Hughes is a journalist based in Brooklyn, N.Y., specializing in genetics and neuroscience. She is a contributing editor at Popular Science and her blog, Only Human, is published by National Geographic.