Scientists believe adolescence leaves the most vivid impressions and memories in most people. Moreover, in both positive and negative aspects of youth.
The researchers conducted a survey of UK residents over the age of 35. They wanted to know what years are the most memorable people.
It turned out that the first years of life, almost no one could remember. Then followed the period of childhood with blurred impressions. But adolescence could describe the majority of volunteers, they believed that age is the most significant in the development of personality.
During adolescence the human brain is sensitive to all the changes, but the memory is most open to the assimilation of new knowledge, new experiences. That is why, the researchers said, Teens are shaped the musical tastes of the person, his taste in movies and books.