You Live In The Past

You Live In The Past

The taller you are, the further back in the past you live because information has farther to travel before it reaches your brain.

YOU LIVE IN THE PAST

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Key Facts In This Video

  • 1

    The taller you are, the further back in the past you live. (0:30)

  • 2

    What our brains are telling us is happening now actually happened 80 milliseconds in the past. (2:34)

  • 3

    Nerve impulses travel around our body at a top speed of around 250 mph (402km/h). Most impulses are slower. (3:00)

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