You can “store” memories in real-life places, or
“loci”, that you remember well. You might
think that you would run out of memorable places. Actually, you
can make loci out of places you only see once. It’s time to change
the way you think about pit stops.
Take this extremely short test for your “bad” memory, and find out you remember plenty of things. All over your house. How bad is your memory? I guarantee that if you’re reading this, your memory is astounding, but let’s take a simple example. Imagine your bedroom. What does your bed look like?
You may not remember whether you made it or not, or even the color sheets right now.