Edition 8

Why does a watched pot never boil, or time fly when you’re having fun? Dan Zakay has some answers

Time shapes human life and behaviour. Physical events proceed according to objective time and biological cycles are controlled by internal pacemakers, but psychological time – how humans...

Mark Sergeant on sex and zombie cannibals; Jon Sutton on science journalism; and the latest prime cuts.

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Head of Forensic Psychology at Roseberry Park Hospital, Middlesbrough. Includes online-only answers.

C. James Goodwin recounts the 1920 visit of an American psychologist to Great Britain

In this online-only contribution to the special issue, Clare Allelly describes the surprising impact of facial expressions and food on judgements of time

In this online-only contribution to the special issue, Luke A. Jones asks whether brain time is the same as clock time.

Romana Farooq with the latest in our series for budding writers (see www.bps.org.uk/newvoices for more information)