Memories of Sheffield.

Nicky Clayton Clive Wilkins

Nicky and Clive in action at Sheffield University delivering the Spoon lecture.

Einstein supposedly said~ Time only exists to prevent everything from happening at once. Although physical time proceeds forever forwards, mental time can travel backwards as well, indeed in every direction. Mental time travel allows us to re-visit our memories and imagine future scenarios. We make use of this process to define multiple realities; ones that define our sense of self in space and time. Our cognitive mechanisms for making sense of the world around us are aided and abetted by the patterns and ideas we use in our thinking, the way we choose to see the world around us and, importantly, the objects with which we choose to associate. We explore these ideas in the Spoon lecture.

Special Thanks to Millie Mockford for the lovely photos and looking after us so well.

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