Stretching Time

by F.

New Scientist ran a piece earlier this year about subjective experience of time. It’s worth a read. Here’s the lead:

MIKE HALL has taught himself to stretch time. He uses his powers to make him a better squash player. “It’s hard to describe, but it’s a feeling of stillness, like I’m not trapped in sequential time any more,” he says. “The ball still darts around, but it moves around the court at different speeds depending on the circumstances. It’s like I’ve stepped out of linear time.”

The rest is here.

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