Illusions of Time

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SOURCES:

1896 snowball fight: https://twitter.com/joaquimcampa/stat...

Prospective and retrospective timing:
YOUR BRAIN IS A TIME MACHINE by Dean Buonomano: https://www.amazon.com/Your-Brain-Tim...

ISOLATION - Mind Field: https://youtu.be/iqKdEhx-dD4
(every episode of Mind Field is free to watch on YouTube!)

speed of time as we age:
FELT TIME by Marc Wittmann: https://www.amazon.com/Felt-Time-Scie...

"Age effects in perception of time": https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/16512...

Olēka: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3FKsC...

periodization: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Periodi...

WaitButWhy article about The Lion King: https://waitbutwhy.com/2020/01/its-20...

Barbara Walters for scale subreddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/BarbaraWalte...

Barbara Walter world history image: https://www.reddit.com/r/UnitsOfX/com...

Examples of facts that challenge our chronological illusions:
https://canyouactually.com/23-mind-be...
https://www.buzzfeed.com/andyneuensch...

My "Narrow Slice" video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yNLdb...

construal level theory: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Constru...

Sonder: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AkoML...

Pipe Dream" - Animusic.com: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hyCIp...

Early smile image: http://www.todayifoundout.com/index.p...

2:30am at a 7-11 near Disney World - 1987: https://youtu.be/RYbe-35_BaA
and: http://mrsitcom.blogspot.com/2014/04/...

Great subreddit for candid video: https://www.reddit.com/r/TheWayWeWere...

New York City in 1993 in HD - DTheater DVHS Demo Tape: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fT4lD...

"Historical consciousness: the enigma of different paradigms": https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/...

Zachary Sayre Schiffman's THE BIRTH OF THE PAST: https://www.amazon.com/Birth-Past-Zac...

Hartmut Rosa's SOCIAL ACCELERATION: https://www.amazon.com/Social-Acceler...

History of twitter UI: https://twirpz.wordpress.com/2015/06/...

Effect of roads: http://iqc.ou.edu/2014/12/12/60yrsmid...

Talking With Attenborough Vsauce video: https://youtu.be/OC8_Sjlvxic

archive footage from archive.org and shutterstock

MRI clips are of my brain as taken by the Stark lab featured in this Mind field episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RHsA...

--MUSIC (in order of first appearance)--

"glitch" audionetwork
"sweet revival" audionetwork
"passage of time" audionetwork
"desert witch" audionetwork
"facing south" audionetwork
"broadway dawn" audionetwork
"final breath" audionetwork
"tribeca" audionetwork
"carlin dream" Jake Chudnow
"martinique" audionetwork
"lazy daze" audionetwork
"imaginary sun w less voices" Jake Chudnow
"why so blue" audionetwork
"for leah" Jake Chudnow
"shona" Jake Chudnow
"moon men" Jake Chudnow
"crypt" audionetwork
"eclectica" audionetwork
"banjo ascension" audionetwork
"heat and dust" audionetwork
"twisted trip" audionetwork