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Clocks tell time in numbersâ€”and so do our minds, according to a new study which will be published in an upcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science.
An excerpt from the introduction of the book The Numerati. Imagine you're in a cafe, perhaps the noisy one I'm sitting in at this moment. A young woman at a table to your right is typing on her laptop. You turn your head and look at her screen. She surfs the Internet. You watch. Hours pass.
- A morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.