Tuesday, December 21, 2010

The Acceleration of Time

I'm sure many of us have noticed how fast time seems to be going by -- much faster now than in any other time of our lives. No matter what age you are, you can almost feel the acceleration as the days and weeks, months and years go zooming by.  The following link leads to a very short video from a lecture by Terence McKenna in 1994.  You may find it interesting, as it theorizes we are not imagining it -- and presents the possibility that time really is speeding up--and that history is likewise speeding up: 



alex654 said...

When I reached the age of seventy I noticed that time really accelerated. The days and weeks seem to go much faster that when I was younger.