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The attack on Pearl Harbor. The assassination of John F. Kennedy. The Challenger disaster.

People often say that they remember exactly where they were and what they were doing when traumatic events like these occurred, reflecting a long-held belief that emotion enhances memory. There’s even a name for it — flashbulb memory, because the memory is so accurate it’s...

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ITHACA, NY — Noted author Lev Raphael will visit Ithaca College on Tuesday, March 4, for a reading and a lecture about overcoming the burden of inherited hatred, with his own life story as a prime example. Both events are free and open to the public.

The son of Holocaust survivors, Raphael is the author of “My Germany: A Jewish...

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