How to slow down time: Pre-class activities

Pre-class activities

Prepare for your class by completing these activities!

Vocabulary matching


The first time you watch the video, pay special attention to the correct pronunciation of the following words:

For example, David Eagleman, a neuroscientist at Baylor College of Medicine, believes time perception is heavily influenced by the number of memories and data you record onto your brain. When you have a new experience like jumping off a high dive for the first time, your senses are heightened.
Though time perception is rooted in both hard science and theory, it provides a great lesson for us on how to live our lives.

Comprehension questions