The Science of Time Explains Boredom and Stress, and How to Deal With Them

Excerpted from Felt Time: The Psychology of How We Perceive Time by Marc Wittmann published last month by The MIT Press. All rights reserved. Boredom–Agonizing Time and Self A memory of mine from Hong Kong: on one of the picturesque mountains over which the city extends — overlooking the bay, the sea of skyscrapers, and the forested islands — stands a park; here, there is a simple cage, maybe five by five meters. A lone chimpanzee is the occupant, sitting on a rubber floor with nubs. I can no longer recall the details, but the cage contained few objects for

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