The newborn firmly grasps any object that falls into his hands. What is the meaning of this reflex? What happens to him in the future?

Scientists believe this is an echo of our animal ancestors (in modern primates, the young move with the mother, clinging to her fur). In a newborn, this is a protective reflex that fades with age.

Remember: The process of learning a person lasts a lifetime. The value of the same knowledge for different people may be different, it is determined by their individual characteristics and needs. Therefore, knowledge is always needed at any age and position.