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Novelty Unfolds Time

An Unorthodox Review of Moonwalking with Einstein

Monotony collapses time; novelty unfolds it. What are you doing to unfold time?

Moonwalking with Einstein by Joshua Foer is an unusual book. Its core is about training yourself to remember lists of data. Specifically it tracks a year as the author trains for…and wins the United States memory competition. But there are also several meanderings into interesting cul-de-sacs. Continue reading