Take Your Eyes Off the Prize (image) University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Share Print E-Mail Caption A new study suggests taking brief mental breaks improves performance on a prolonged task. Credit Jason Lindseay (jasonlindsey.com) Usage Restrictions Photo may be used only with stories about the research described in the news release. Please credit: Jason Lindseay (jasonlindsey.com) Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.