How to Speed Time Up — or Slow It Down


Time never seems slower than in the middle of the afternoon in the middle of the workweek, and it never seems faster than on a Sunday night, when you’re desperately trying to hang on to the last few hours of a waning weekend. Psychologists have studied the ways we perceive time passing, and have pinpointed several scenarios where it seems to speed up or slow to a crawl. But then, we already learned earlier this year that time is a flat circle.