You reach for a spoon to eat your cereal. With hand in mid-air, your phone pings with a juicy notification that you just can’t resist. A simple distraction. The phone is closer to you, and your hand and attention divert to take a look. The spoon is no longer the focus of your attention, and it could soon slip your mind altogether. Who is really in charge of your attention?
If I am not in command of my own brain…who or what is?
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A full discussion of attention, illustrated by an interactive game to help you think about how it works
Each Game level introduces a new idea about attention