It can be very short (about 3 minutes) to a decent length (from 1 day to a week). I think it only counts as short-term if it's shorter than like a month. Then it becomes long-term memory loss.
The short term (working) memory can process no more than seven concepts at once.
Short-term Memory Loss ADD/ADHD
Giraffes really have a very short Memory Span ..so short that it would be difficult to say.
The conversion of short term memory to long term memory is called memory consolidation.
Everyone has a short term and a long term memory.
There is no evidence that gender affects short-term memory.
without short term memory you cant make long term memories. in mice it takes around 30 seconds for information to be transferred to long term memory. before that it is in the short term.
Short-term memory has the shortest duration. Additionally, sensory memory has short duration as well.