Seeing the World Through Prism Glasses

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From Mindhacks

We know that our internal representations of time and space are not rigid- we loose track of the hour and knock things over all the time- but this study coming out in the next Psychological Science journal offers new evidence that our perceptions of space and time are connected- and fooling one can fool the other.

They found that, when wearing glasses that shifted the world to the right, people overestimated how much time was passing, and when space moved left, time flew by.
BRAINS ARE SO COOL!

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