A new study reports background music, and other external influences, can skew time perception. Additionally, people rely on time estimates based on previous experiences.
Researchers report people anticipate future occurrences of stimuli in line with expected patterns, but the perceived accuracy of the response differs from reality when the stimuli is either accelerated or delayed.
A new study into racial anxiety reports time may appear to slow down for white Americans who feel threatened by an approaching black person.
A new study reveals mid week days have less mental representations attached to them, making it more difficult for us to recall what day it is.