The geeks are inherent at birth: older men have geekier sons, study finds

The geeks are inherent at birth: older men have geekier sons, study finds

Older men tend to have “geekier” sons who are more aloof, have higher IQs and a more intense focus on their interests than those born to younger fathers, researchers claim. The finding, which emerged from a study of nearly 8,000 British twins, suggests that having an older father may benefit children and boost their performance in technical subjects at secondary school.

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