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Intelligence: Nature outpaces nurture as kids get older

Intelligence: Nature outpaces nurture as kids get older

作者:仲孙橘  时间:2019-03-08 11:14:00  人气:

By Andy Coghlan THE contribution genes make to intelligence increases as children grow older. This runs counter to the notion that as we age, environmental influences gradually overpower the genetic legacy we are born with – and may have implications for education. “People assume the genetic influence goes down with age because the environmental differences between people pile up in life,” says Robert Plomin of King’s College London. “What we found was quite amazing,