How Watching Cute Pet Videos Can Improve Your Work Performance
Surprisingly, pausing to watch cute kitten and puppy videos can do more than just provide an aww factor—it can also help your brain. In studies, people who spent time looking at cute baby animals before performing fine motor tasks did better than those who didn’t. Scientists theorize that the skills required for protecting babies and keeping them alive, like attention to detail, are triggered when we watch adorable little creatures. So, don’t feel guilty about taking a break to watch a cute kitten video—it may help you get more work done.