A recent study found the average most comfortable amount of time for eye contact was 3.3 seconds. More or less made study participants uncomfortable.
People rely heavily on eye contact to suss out potential dangers.
Learn about the importance and effects of eye contact on this Moment of Science.
Dustin Hoffman’s award winning performance in the movie “Rain Man” brought a brain disorder called autism to national attention.But in typical Hollywood fashion “Rain Man” portrayed autism in sensational form.