Science Proves Teenagers More Stupid Than Previously Thought

#Childhood

Fri, Jun 11th, 2010 10:00 by capnasty NEWS

Kids are stupid, but it's biology's fault.

Despite having the physical appearance of young adults, teenagers have brains more similar to those of younger children, meaning they are more disorganised and susceptible to distraction than older people, experts said; in fact, according to the research, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, the brain does not become fully developed until the late twenties or early thirties.

The brain does not become fully developed until the late twenties or early thirties according to the research, published in the Journal of Neuroscience.

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