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Bad News for the Highly Intelligent - Scientific American
Superior IQs associated with mental and physical disorders, research suggests
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yesterday by pmigdal
Bad News for the Highly Intelligent - Scientific American
Superior IQs associated with mental and physical disorders, research suggests
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2 days ago by ivar
Superior IQs associated with mental and physical disorders, research suggests | Hacker News
How good you are at Go (or chess for that matter) has no correlation with your IQ. There are plenty of examples of people extremely good at chess that struggle, seriously, with academics (e.g. world champion Jose Raul Capablanca, and the youtuber and grandmaster Eric Hansen). Kasparov doesn't have 180+ IQ, which is a common myth. At some point he took the test and it turned out he had a respectable but definitely sub-Mensa IQ.

DoreenMichele 1 minute ago [-]

Richard Feynman, one of the most respected geniuses of our era, tested as only having an IQ of 125. IQ tests are far from perfect, to say the least. This means our concept of IQ is likely inherently flawed.
Feynman seemed to take glee in sharing his "low" IQ of only a 125. He was one of the smartest men on the planet in the last 100 years. Surely, we should defer to his opinion that the concept IQ is sort of a joke. ;)
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2 days ago by hellsten
Support for free speech: It's an IQ thing, by Steve Sailer - The Unz Review
In the past, Audacious has found unsurprising (but not enormous) demographic correlations: for example, 56% of Jews say yes to all five versus only 30% of Hispanics.

But now he’s hit the motherlode trait for broadly defending free speech: vocabulary or IQ. The GSS includes a 10 word vocabulary test whose results correlate surprisingly well with a full-scale IQ test. To avoid the problem of immigrants having a smaller English vocabulary, he restricted the sample to 12,370 individuals born in U.S. and who were surveyed in this century. That’s a spectacular correlation.
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5 days ago by HispanicPundit
Q&A: Charles Murray's Human Accomplishment -
Once a decade, Charles Murray drops a bombshell book on American intellectual life.

In 1984, it was his devastating assessment of welfare programs, "Losing Ground," which helped inspire the famous 1996 welfare reform act.
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6 days ago by Jswindle
The Flynn Effect vs. the Greatest Minds in History, Bryan Caplan | EconLog | Library of Economics and Liberty
In light of international adoption research, the most promising way to resolve my puzzle is to attribute the Flynn effect to the gradual elimination of absolute poverty.  Nutrition is the most obvious mechanism: Since history's greatest minds generally came from well-fed privileged classes, their intellectual development was barely stunted, leaving them mentally in the same league as today's top minds.  The rest of mankind, however, has enjoyed massive cognitive gains due to massive growth in food availability.
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6 days ago by HispanicPundit

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