Apr 17, · Global attention span is narrowing and trends don't last as long, study reveals This article is more than 1 year old Research combed from everything from movie tickets to social media finds more Author: Dream Mcclinton. May 21, · New research stresses the importance of being brief as attention spans get shorter. If you’ve got a minute, or even a handful of seconds, read on. May 21, , AM xhuster.xyz: NBC Universal.
Nov 08, · Attention span did decline after 20 min, but the decline was slow and never went below the initial attention level observed in the first few minutes of the lecture. Interestingly, although the attention level at the beginning of a lecture was not different between second- and fifth-year medical students, the attention level observed at the end. May 15, · Humans now have less of an attention span than a goldfish (nine seconds average). The decrease was seen across all age groups and genders in the study. Those in the age bracket of 18 to 34 had a 31 percent high sustained attention span compared to those age 55 and over at 35 percent.