Attention decay in science

@article{Parolo2015AttentionDI,
  title={Attention decay in science},
  author={Pietro Della Briotta Parolo and Raj Kumar Pan and Rumi Ghosh and Bernardo A. Huberman and Kimmo K. Kaski and Santo Fortunato},
  journal={J. Informetrics},
  year={2015},
  volume={9},
  pages={734-745}
}
The exponential growth in the number of scientific papers makes it increasingly difficult for researchers to keep track of all the publications relevant to their work. [...] Key Result This indicates that the attention of scholars depends on the number of published items, and not on real time.Expand
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