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Physiologically, humans aren’t meant to drive fast

posted by Jason Kottke   Nov 20, 2006

Physiologically, humans aren’t meant to drive fast in cars because our flicker fusion frequency isn’t high enough. Compared to birds (> 100 Hz versus 60 Hz for humans), at high speeds, everything kinda blurs together for us, leaving us ill-equipped to react quickly.

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