Talk at Ted: Daniel Kahneman on experience and memory

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Some authors argue the meaning of life lies in happiness. However and even if we agree on that, there’s one distinction to make: do we strive for happy times or for happy memories? In this talk, Nobel laureate Daniel Kahneman shows us how our brains reshape our memories, systematically ignoring the majority of our experiences and focusing on key moments during them.

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