Puberty usually hits boys later than girls, at an average age of 11. But according to new research published in the journal Pediatrics, U.S. boys are now experiencing the first signs of sexual maturation roughly 6 months to 2 years earlier than boys at similar ages a few decades ago.
Google CEO Larry Page confirmed earlier user predictions during the company’s quarterly earnings call on Thursday. The site’s 10 million+ members share over one billion items each day, said Page, implying a high level of activity among registered users.
As a wild plant, the aim is to make as many seeds as you can to out-compete your rivals and avoid extinction. To make seeds, you will need to grow roots to get water and minerals, leaves to trap energy from sunlight and flowers for pollination by insects.
There's still plenty of room for innovation today, yet the openness fostering it may be eroding. While the Internet is more widely available and faster than ever, artificial barriers threaten to constrict its growth.