Late-Night Tweeting Degrades Your Performance the Next Day

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A new study of NBA players reports that it does indeed: A player’s shooting accuracy declines if they were up late tweeting the night before a game.

“These findings may apply widely to other sports, and other cognitive and behavioral outcomes,” writes a research team led by Jason Jones, an assistant professor of sociology at Stony Brook University. Nearly one-third of Americans┬ádon’t get the recommended seven-plus hours of sleep; these findings suggest the quality of their work may suffer as a result.

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