7/16 Destination: Niagra Falls, New York, USA
You Won’t Remember Being Stuck in Traffic
David Eagleman writes a good 60 Second Read for Big Think: Let’s say you’re on a very boring airplane ride over to Europe. During the event it might seem like it’s taking a long time. But in retrospect, once you’ve gotten off the plane, it’s like there was no time there at all. The reason is you […]
Can Art Teach Patience?
Have you ever noticed how long people look at a painting in a museum or gallery? Surveys have clocked view times anywhere between 10 and 17 seconds. The Louvre estimated that visitors studied the Mona Lisa, the most famous painting in the world, for an astoundingly low average of 15 seconds. Our increasingly online, instantaneous existence accounts for […]
11/23 Destination: Dublin, Ireland