How do the visual details of our memories change over time?

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This article features research from the following paper:
Cooper, R. A., Kensinger, E. A., & Ritchey, M. (2019). Memories Fade - The Relationship Between Memory Vividness and Remembered Visual Salience. Psychological Science, 956797619836093.

As time passes, the visual information that illustrates our memories fades away.