Why Life Seems to Speed Up as We Age

Why does time appear to speed up as we get older? Can we slow it down?
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References:
Ageing and duration judgement:
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Nerve conduction velocity slowing with age:
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Experiments with rats suggest time perception is distributed across brain:
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Time perception with repeated stimuli:
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Energy usage in brain with age:
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Time perception in moments of fear / danger:
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Attention’s relation to time perception and recollection of perceived time:
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