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Framing Time in Days, Not Years, Could Spur Action Toward Goals

Measuring time in days instead of months, or months instead of years, can make future events seem closer and thus more urgent, researchers find. ... More>

People Who Volunteer Are Happier With Their Work-Life Balance

Powerful People Think They Can Control Time

Prompting people to feel more powerful alters their perception of time, making them feel that they have more time at their disposal. ... More>

Focusing on the Past or Future Shapes Spatial Perception of Time

Research suggests that our relative focus on either the past or the future, often influenced by our cultural background, may influence how we perceive time in physical space. ... More>