New blog post on memorability

My latest blog post (written in German) is now online on SciLogs!

That person over there, haven’t I seen her before? But where? Everyone knows this feeling of familiarity, when you think you have seen something or someone before. But why do we recognize some people, but not others? Maybe it is not entirely up to us whether remember or forget something we see. Some things find their way into our memories more easily than others.

This concept is called memorability and in my new post for our Thinky & Brain blog I summarize some of the fascinating findings about this phenomenon.

So if you read German, head over there and check it out!