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    Re: Setting seconds on a digital display
    From: Luc Van den Borre
    Date: 2016 Aug 24, 14:53 +0200

    On 24/08/16 13:58, Peter Monta wrote:
    > When glancing at the watch, it might be possible to remember whether the
    > second changed immediately after the glance or somewhat later, in effect
    > splitting the second with the eye/brain.
    
    When glancing at the seconds hand on my wristwatch, it often doesn't
    appear to move for more than 1s, so I wouldn't trust my senses to do
    this properly. It seems I'm not the only one, as it's called the
    'stopped clock illusion'.
    
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chronostasis
    
    Luc
    
    

       
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