Speed of thought

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is there such thing as speed of thought? if so how can it be explained?
 

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russ_watters
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I guess - your brain processes thoughts at a rate determined by the chemical interactions in it. Ie, it takes at least a few hundredths of a second to register a new sensory perception.

But that doesn't have much to do with physics...
 
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The particular usage reminds me of some old science fiction by EE Doc Smith. Which didn't have much if anything to do with physics, either.
 
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Warjel said:
is there such thing as speed of thought? if so how can it be explained?
I'll think about it. Anyone want to time me?
 

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