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The Attention Span of a Goldfish

Is it really true our attention spans are getting shorter in the always-connected world of social media, smartphones and hyperlinks? The statistics say that the average attention span is down from 12 seconds in the year 2000 to eight seconds now. That’s less than the…

Manchester United Foundation

Bill Rice talks to Russell Beardsmore and John Shiels about the Manchester Utd Foundation and discusses the suspension of Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Ander Herrera.


Justin looks to the future, and Robert and Jim go head-to-head.

Computer Brains

Artificial intelligence is already transforming everything from medicine to music. Manuela Saragosa speaks to three pioneers of this latest industrial revolution and asks what will be left for us humans to do? Professor Geoffrey Hinton, a father of AI, explains how neural networks revolutionised Google’s…


Alice spots an opportunity, and Josh gets in the way.

La-la land

Is someone making unreasonable requests? Here’s where they live

Financing Formula 1

As F1 comes under the new management of Liberty Media, what can it do to revive the sport’s stagnant audiences? Is the solution to give smaller teams a bigger slice of the financial cake? Theo Leggett visits the once-mighty Williams team to discover how they…