The look of your face

Some people never forget a face. Why?

25 May 2022

Have you ever had a conversation with someone who obviously knows you, but you have no idea who they are?

Some of us struggle to recognise people we’ve met several times, while others can see a person once and remember them forever. These ‘superrecognisers’ can even match people to grainy photos on video footage, a rare gift that makes them sought after for security jobs like passport control and forensic investigations.

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