Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Fact # 30: Age 30

Since this is out 30th fact, out 30th anniversary of our 1st fact, and just a pretty cool daily thing we do, I will give a fact having to do with '30.'

After age 30, the brain shrinks about a quarter of a percent (0.25%) in mass each year. So, not only is 30 a hurtful age to the 30-year-olds, but you brain gets smaller, too? I suppose that explains a LOT.

30 Years Old:

 /             \
(               \

40 Years Later:

(            \

Oh, poor adults. More specifically, poor adults age 30+ :( Good thing I'm not there yet!!!


Happy 30th anniversary, 1st fact!

Random + Writing - 0.25% of Your Brain,

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