Short Wave
Short Wave
May 18, 2020
The Pandemic Time Warp
Play • 11 min
The pandemic has upended every aspect of our lives, including the disorienting way many of us have been perceiving time. It might feel like a day drags on, while a week (or month!) just flies by. We talk with Dean Buonomano, a professor of neurobiology and psychology at UCLA, about his research into how the brain tells time. We'll also ask him what's behind this pandemic time warp.
More episodes
Search
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu