As we age, we never stop learning. Formal education might end after four years of higher education, but there is still a world full of places we have yet to explore and concepts we have yet to grasp well enough to share our knowledge with others.
With learning comes misconception. The more scientists “learn” about learning, the more they are able to speak for how the brain truly masters concepts and solves complex problems.
Here are four common learning myths and how educating yourself on these misconceptions can enhance your own learning.