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About Time

About Time

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Published by Paul Muljadi
A first look at the nature of time
A first look at the nature of time

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Published by: Paul Muljadi on Dec 05, 2011
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About Time
A first look at the nature of time
 
Contents
Articles
Overview
1
Time1
Temporal measurement
22
Calendar22History of timekeeping devices28Clock48
Definitions and standards
64
Time standard64Orders of magnitude68Chronology71
Religion
75
Time Cycles75Wheel of time76
Philosophy
77
Philosophy of space and time77Temporal finitism86
Physical definition
89
Time in physics89Spacetime102Time dilation111Arrow of time122Chronon127
Time travel
128
Time travel128Time travel in fiction150Grandfather paradox152
Perception of time
157
Mental chronometry157
 
Time perception164
Use of time
170
Time management170Time discipline176
References
Article Sources and Contributors182Image Sources, Licenses and Contributors188
Article Licenses
License190

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