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Teens Get Smarter as They Age, Especially the Older Ones


As Minds Get Quicker, Teenagers Get Smarter

Adolescents become smarter because they become mentally quicker. That is the conclusion of a new study by a group of psychologists at University of Texas at San Antonio. “Our findings make intuitive sense,” says lead author Thomas Coyle, who conducted the study with David Pillow, Anissa Snyder, and Peter Kochunov. But this is the first time psychologists have been able to confirm this important connection. The study appears in the forthcoming issue of Psychological Science, a journal published by the Association for Psychological Science.... More>


Memory training improves intelligence in some children, report says


Helping orchid kids blossom


Virginity and Promiscuity: Evidence For the Very First Time

True Love Waits is a virginity pledge program, probably the largest of its kind. Started by the Southern Baptist Convention in 1993, it now claims more than 2.5 million members, […]... More>