[Prime] Moonwalking with Einstein: The Art and Science of Remembering Everything (Hörbuch-Herunterladen): Amazon.de: Joshua Foer, Mike Chamberlain, Penguin Bücher Ltd: Audible AudiobooksAutor Joshua Foer – Collateralloan.co

The unabridged, downloadable audiobook edition of Moonwalking with Einstein The Art and Science of Remembering Everything, Joshua Foer s part memoir, part guide on mastering your memory Read by Mike Chamberlain On average, people squander forty days annually trying to remember things they ve forgotten Joshua Foer used to be one of those people But after a year of training, he found himself in the finals of the US Memory Championship He also discovered a truth we too often forget In every way, we are the sum of our memories In Moonwalking with Einstein Foer draws on cutting edge research, the cultural history of memory and the techniques of mental atheletes to transform our understanding of human remembering He learns the ancient methods used by Cicero and Medieval scholars He meets amnesiacs, neuroscientists and savants including a man who claims to have memorized than nine thousand books In doing so, he reveals the hidden impact of memory on our lives, and shows how we can all dramatically improve our memories At a time when electronic devices have all but rendered our individual memories obsolete, Foer s book is a quest to resurrect the gift we all possess, but that too often slips our minds