Time Flies, Consciousness and Other Things That Seem to Move But Don’t

Sensation and perception of time in the brain by Oladimeji Ajegbile on Unsplash

Sensations of Time

Frontal Cortex, Dopamine and Acetylcholine

Parietal Cortex

Time Metaphors and the Claustrum

Meditation, Fear and the Perception of Time

Color and How Long Something Takes

Conclusion

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