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Cognitive Motor Performance: At What Age Do We Peak?

 
Cognitive Motor Performance: At What Age Do We Peak?

At what age do we reach our peak? That depends on the person and what you're measuring- "Intelligence, physical fitness levels and beauty all meet their scientific peak at different ages." (Yahoo)

But when it comes to our cognitive motor performance- according to an April 2014 Simon Fraser University study- we peak at 24. 

"The answer came from analyzing data from a video game (at least they're good for something) StarCraft 2. The 3,305 players ranged in age from 16 to 44. Researchers crunched the data on thousands of hours of strategic real-time cognitive-based moves performed at varied skill levels, looking at how players responded to their opponents and more importantly, how long they took to react." (Yahoo)

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