Don't do this. Ever.
@adamcchang Great minds think alike 🙂 Thought about doing similar experiments with light/dark t-maze a year or two ago and then went for >
— Björn Brembs (@brembs) March 25, 2016
I "think" of doing experiments all the time. As do you, Dear Reader. Dreaming up an experiment is no particular feat for a scientist who has been in the business for awhile. The trick is accomplishing and publishing the study.
If you haven't done that, then it just looks silly to go around telling people you thought of doing the work they just published.
H/t: You know who you are dude.