What do you do when you are bored?

The best strategy for dealing with boredom is to make use of the time in a meaningful way. When you feel that time has been spent efficiently, you will feel it is running faster. When it runs faster, you will … Read More

Emotions and Time

Emotions play a powerful role in distorting our time experience. Negative emotions such as fear, anger, anxiety, and sadness appear to slow down the passage of time so that we feel we must endure these feelings for longer than we actually do, … Read More

Can you summarize the purpose of life in one sentence?

The purpose of life is life itself. It is to live it to the fullest, to make the most of it, while you can. So get busy living or get busy dying! You create your own meaning to life. It … Read More

Do snails perceive time more slowly than humans?

Time is nothing but the speed at which animals/humans process sensory information. This can be measured by how fast they can detect flickering lights. Imagine you are observing a flickering light source that is emitting, say, 5 flashes per second. … Read More