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Elemental
Your life, sourced by science. A publication from Medium about health and wellness.

Childhood

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Great Escape

The science of daydreaming is complicated. What it meant to me in childhood was not.

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YOUTH NOW

We’re surprisingly unreliable narrators of our own life story

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My memory lied to me.

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