When Brandon McCarthy asked Twitter users whether they agree that people in the past aged faster, he didn't know he was opening Pandora's box. But what's done is done. Everyone immediately started posting pictures that support this theory, and they haven't stopped yet.

We're talking 24-year-old soccer players who look like they're going to break in half when they kick the ball, young moms and dads who could pass off as great-grandparents... Heck, someone even included Pablo Escobar in the collection. Continue scrolling and check out the most important evolutionary discovery of our age for yourself!

#1

Young-People-Looked-Older

decustecu Report

nhgiqes
Community Member
1 year ago

This comment is hidden. Click here to view.

Start working at home with Google. That is the thing that I did most monetarily fulfilling. Friday, I had an incredible Audi 5 in the wake of winning $ 25,410 a month ago. Truth be told, I began five months prior and very quickly announced at any rate $ 96 60 minutes. visit this site............   www.more55.com  

View more comments

It's true, people age at different rates. Now, the attention is on what can we do about it. A geriatric epidemiologist and Canada Research Chair in Geroscience at McMaster University, Parminder Raina is leading the Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA), one of the largest and most in-depth studies on health and aging ever.

Its aim is to understand the factors that influence how we age and find ways to slow down, cure or even prevent age-related diseases.

#2

Young-People-Looked-Older

JakesAlterEgo Report

Aria
Community Member
1 year ago

Time travel. The only explanation.

View more comments

"We now have more centenarians than ever before, and not all of them are senile and functionally dependent," Raina said. "Many live very full lives."

According to him, understanding how we age, why we each age differently, and what causes disease and disability as we rack up the years is critical to developing programs and interventions that will promote independent and healthy living for as long as possible.

#3

Young-People-Looked-Older

WhatsSleepTho Report

Patrick McKemie
Community Member
1 year ago

He should have tried a little tenderness. yeah yeah

View more comments

With a team of more than 160 researchers and contributors, the CLSA is following over 50,000 randomly selected men and women between the ages of 45 and 85 over a 20-year period to understand why some people live longer than others. The biggest funders of this project are the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Canada Foundation for Innovation, the Ontario Ministry of Research and Innovation, and other participating provinces.

#4

Young-People-Looked-Older

didgiantslose Report

Meredith Glenn
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

He was 51 when the movie was released, so, yeah. Something must be in the water

View More Replies...
View more comments

"We know that the changes in our body that come with aging represent a common risk factor for disease," Raina said. "What we learn from this could tell us a lot about how chronic inflammation is linked to cancer, heart disease and Alzheimer's disease; how responses to stress can accelerate aging and risk of disease; how work history and wealth contribute to our health and well-being; and more."

What a time to be alive! Now all we have to do is stick around until we get the results and who knows, maybe you and I will be able to add a few extra birthdays to our calendars.

#5

Young-People-Looked-Older

zappaneese Report

Sergio Bicerra Descalzi
Community Member
1 year ago

The irony when I remember he starred in The Three Eishes of Billy Grier, a 16yo guy with premature aging disease

View more comments
#6

Young-People-Looked-Older

drmabuse Report

Rowlie
Community Member
1 year ago

He doesn't look a day after 60

View More Replies...
View more comments
#7

Young-People-Looked-Older

AsBrandFan Report

Aria
Community Member
1 year ago

Looks like Grandparents ngl

View More Replies...
View more comments
#8

Young-People-Looked-Older

realjasonstru Report

Catlady6000
Community Member
1 year ago

The combover, guaranteed to add 20 years

View More Replies...
View more comments
#9

Young-People-Looked-Older

OverallRichard Report

Biljana Malesevic
Community Member
1 year ago

no way!

View More Replies...
View more comments
#10

Young-People-Looked-Older

DodgerFoodie Report

Aria
Community Member
1 year ago

That face. :D))

View more comments
#11

Young-People-Looked-Older

CrazyJoeNash Report

Biljana Malesevic
Community Member
1 year ago

This comment is hidden. Click here to view.

This comment has been deleted.

View more comments
#12

Young-People-Looked-Older

danielkreps Report

Eric Mac Fadden
Community Member
1 year ago

Looks like Belchior! (a Brazilian singer)

View more comments
#13

Young-People-Looked-Older

HaleYarvard Report

Rowlie
Community Member
1 year ago

He was 39 but his facial hair were just shy of 80

View more comments
#14

Young-People-Looked-Older

TheBarbarienne Report

Aria
Community Member
1 year ago

This comment is hidden. Click here to view.

That face

View more comments
#15

Young-People-Looked-Older

JoshDeFamio Report

Patrick McKemie
Community Member
1 year ago

Yep, and he probably just finished off a pint of whiskey and a pack of unfiltered cigarettes.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#16

Young-People-Looked-Older

what_speed Report

Ani
Community Member
1 year ago

lovely couple

View more comments
#17

Young-People-Looked-Older

LocalSoundwave Report

Joeshar
Community Member
1 year ago (edited)

Rip Earthquake his fella Dino Bravo :(

View more comments
#18

Young-People-Looked-Older

LADad112 Report

Bill
Community Member
1 year ago

This comment is hidden. Click here to view.

This lady treated her body like a toxic waste dump

View More Replies...
View more comments
#19

Young-People-Looked-Older

GaryMoo14010104 Report

Becca Gizmo the Squirrel
Community Member
1 year ago

You look 20 years younger than him. He looks about 60.0r 63.

View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#20

Young-People-Looked-Older

RomancingNope Report

Patrick McKemie
Community Member
1 year ago

Being stupid does age a person.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#21

Young-People-Looked-Older

Lenardthephotog Report

Kim Lee
Community Member
1 year ago

To be fair, if you look him up, he started the show with his hair and beard brown/black, and he looked his age. Pictures of him 20+ years later make him look younger than this, too, so I'm thinking this was mostly for his character/acting persona at the time.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#22

Young-People-Looked-Older

TJRosch Report

Amy Cohen
Community Member
1 year ago

Steve Martin has looked like this for 40 years. He still looks like this and looks great in his 70s

View more comments
#23

Young-People-Looked-Older

ccktwb Report

Bill
Community Member
1 year ago

Hank didn't do things thjs way

View more comments
#24

Young-People-Looked-Older

_vanswan Report

Patrick McKemie
Community Member
1 year ago

Yeah well, cocaine is a powerful drug.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#25

Young-People-Looked-Older

mikeeperez Report

Iggy
Community Member
1 year ago

She actually looks 15. The clothing is older but her face is a teenager's.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#26

Young-People-Looked-Older

SoFlaMarlins Report

Peter Anka
Community Member
1 year ago

Sting once said, that without Sex Pistols today every rocker would be look like just like this...

View More Replies...
View more comments
#27

Young-People-Looked-Older

KBoopaloo Report

Nia Loves Art
Community Member
1 year ago

It’s the teeth.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#28

Young-People-Looked-Older

GaryMoo14010104 Report

Falcon
Community Member
1 year ago

cosmetic surgery is my guess for this one.

View More Replies...
View more comments
#29

Young-People-Looked-Older

GaryMoo14010104 Report

Andres Tejeda
Community Member
1 year ago

He looks about a hard drinking 35 year old.

View More Replies...
View more comments
See Also on Bored Panda
#30

Young-People-Looked-Older

AytchDeeThang Report

Douglas Campbell
Community Member
1 year ago

It's the dad bod.

View More Replies...
View more comments

Note: this post originally had 57 images. It’s been shortened to the top 30 images based on user votes.