The crowd rises up as one to greet you with a cheer. Your teammates scatter in front of you, muscling past the opposition. You pull your arm back to launch that perfect spiral — and the moment seems to stretch into eternity. Somewhere in the distance, you swear you can hear U2. Why does time seem to slow down sometimes, and what's going on in our brains when it happens?
Stopping the Clock
When Time Stands Still
Written by Reuben Westmaas October 12, 2017
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