Imagine you hear the halt of tires and then the sound of breaking glass. How will react your brain next time you face a similar situation? What are the tricks that our brains use to archive in memory that these two events are related to a traffic accident?
The so-called episodic memory is related to the memory of certain events, which need not be associated with traumatic events. Save these events in our brain involves activation of an important part of this, known as the hippocampus .