Question of the Week Podcast

Question of the Week episode

Mon, 3rd Nov 2008

The Speed of Time

An old style alarm clock (c) Jorge Barrios

Why does time seem to go quicker as we age?  It seems that the longer we live, the shorter the days seem to be.  Paradoxically, sometimes the hours drag by while the weeks fly past!  We find out why in this Question of the Week!  Plus, we ask how long it would take to wipe all evidence of human life from the Earth...

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In this edition of Question of the Week

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  • Does time go faster as you age?

    Iíve noticed as Iíve grown older that time feels like itís moving faster than when I was growing up. Is there any reason for this and what is it?



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