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Animals and Time Distortions


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When I was at school, I was taught that flies perceived time at a different rate than humans (and that was the reason why it i'ts difficult to swat a fly). I'm assuming that some form of research has to have been done in regard to that hypothesis in order for it to be taught in British schools.

 

Here is a link to recent research, concerning the relationship between size and the perception of temporal information.

 

Metabolic rate and body size are linked with perception of temporal information

 

 

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