Tag Archives: Memory

Meet “the mens” lives with Alzheimer’s who climbs the same mountain every day

Sion Jair, 68, has clambered the Old man of Coniston at least 5,000 occasions and the emerging science backs him up that regular, spirited exercise is beneficial for those working with the disease, says Tim Lewis The night before we are due to clamber the Old Man of Coniston, Sion Jair calls to warn that, … Read More

Inside the psyche of “the mens” who would be ‘Blindfold King’ of chess

Next month, Timur Gareyev will play virtually 50 opposings at once – blindfolded. Can neuroscientists reveal how he play-act such prodigious mental accomplishments? Even by macrocosm record criteria, it gives a high bar for human achievement. Next month in Las Vegas a chess player appointed Timur Gareyev plans to take on virtually 50 opposings at … Read More