“You only have to look at the ships’ specifications to see the ‘Titanic’ passengers were actually aboard Olympic.” According to Mr Gardiner, the ‘real’ story starts with financier J P Morgan’s takeover of White Star and the Royal Navy’s investment in the company’s new liners as potential troop carriers.
He said: “Following the Agadir crisis in 1911, Morgan began to ship gold and other treasures back to the safe haven of the US.
We had a great car show, lots of interesting vendors and food fare, plus something special for the kids, music throughout the day, a Free Train Ride and Jumps presented by the Off Main Street Medical Clinic, and Featured Entertainers Confederate Railroad and the Cleverlys!
We offer heartfelt thanks to our Sponsors, without whom we could not hold the festival each year.
Another person's perception of time cannot be directly experienced or understood, but it can be objectively studied and inferred through a number of scientific experiments.
Time perception is a construction of the brain that is manipulable and distortable under certain circumstances.
The perceived time interval between two successive events is referred to as perceived duration.DON’T BREATHE ‘BADLY’ I first discovered the art of breathing as part of my research into mindfulness meditation, about which I have written three books, including the international bestseller Mindfulness – the modern take on the ancient practice of meditation – has been clinically proven to beat depression and enhance happiness, clarity of thought and even decision-making and creativity. My latest book, , gathers a range of mindful breathing techniques in one little volume that will allow anyone to incorporate some mindfulness into their life.These techniques work because of the way your breath reflects and amplifies emotions. A gently rising and falling breath stimulates the parts of the brain and nervous system responsible for creating a sense of calm.The location of these pulses and what these pulses actually consist of is unclear.James defined the specious present to be "the prototype of all conceived times... Broad further elaborated on the concept of the specious present, and considered that the specious present may be considered as the temporal equivalent of a sensory datum.For thousands of years, people have used simple breathing exercises that, ultimately, can have profound effects on the mind and body: they can relieve chronic pain and help sufferers cope with anxiety, stress and depression.Some even claim these practices lead to spiritual enlightenment. Instead, I use breathing exercises to stay positive, focused and appreciative in a crazy world (and especially when I’m stressed out by a looming deadline).These temporal illusions help to expose the underlying neural mechanisms of time perception.Pioneering work, emphasizing species-specific differences, was conducted by Karl Ernst von Baer.“The evidence is overwhelming; eyewitnesses themselves describe running along Titanic’s decks, but where they said there were promenades, there should have been cabins.“And while survivors on B Deck described seeing lifeboats being lowered from above, there’s no way they would have seen that on Titanic – only on the ship Olympic.