Why Life Seems to Speed Up as We Age
by Super User, 3 weeks ago.
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Ageing and duration judgement:
Nerve conduction velocity slowing with age:
Experiments with rats suggest time perception is distributed across brain:
Time perception with repeated stimuli:
Energy usage in brain with age:
Time perception in moments of fear / danger:
Attention’s relation to time perception and recollection of perceived time: