through mind wandering
The COVID-19 pandemic, while imposing restrictions on us all and
wreaking havoc in many lives, has also stimulated a new
appreciation of virtual journeys, that can more easily jump across
borders; whether in time travel, in online meetings with friends
far away, in cross-disciplinary incursions into different fields,
in a collaboration with Vanni, faculty of the Scuola Peripatetica
d'Arte Mnemonica, in a study (see Recent research) that straddles
the distinction between short- and long-term memory.
No beginning and no end
Our research lines are a confusing web of recurrent themes feeding back on each other. The categorization into webpages is just meant to affect a sense of direction and perspective. Which you may lose, when coming to visit us in Trieste. Our campus at Sanatorio Santorio Santorio will anyway offer you a view of the gulf, as well as test your alliterative capacities.
Want to try
your memory? face tests! in Italian
or in English.
Want to read an overview of our evolutionary perspective?
Try this chapter
from the Les Houches 2003 summer
Want to be confused by our research strategies? This PowerPoint
presentation (from December, 2004) should leave you perplexed.
CoordinatesWe are located in the former Santorio Hospital, at the edge of the Carso overlooking Trieste. It can be reached with the Tram de Opcina (when it operates, which is never) or with bus 38, both from piazza Oberdan.
From days bygone: