Scientific Discover & Age

Why do academic students/post-docs make their major discoveries or contributions to their field between the ages of 23-33 so often? It is the peak of your bodies lifetime and may also be the peak of the brains performance. Also, this is the time frame when students are at the peak of their career academically, when they are introduced to the deepest most complex problems of their field for the first time. The novel approach may be the key here. Additionally, these people are post-adolescent and usually pre-family/marriage (maybe not marriage in the past)……


About ben james

"The stars keep me up at night" -some song I heard one time Human. Studying the intersection of Neuroscience and Computation. Wanna be (astro) physicist.
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