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Time runs differently when you're vacationing in Paris. Sculpture at Gare St-Lazare, Paris. Photo © David McSpadden, via flickr and creative commons

Subjective time moves at its own pace

‘When I play Candy Land with my five-year-old, time creeps,” she says. “A game lasts only 10 minutes, but it feels like two hours to me.” My friend is describing her experience of subjective time. The clock in her phone steadily marks the minutes, no matter what she does. Yet Read more →