Category Archives: IQ

USC’s Polygenic Prediction and its Application in Social Science Conference

Comment: “Last week’s USC polygenetic social science seminar. I have only got through the first two sessions. Pure iSteve candy. Watch the tapdancing during the comments when a woman started to discuss the implications of the data for genes and … Continue reading

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What Makes For A High IQ?

Comments at Steve Sailer: * Kiss of death for a high IQ is having ancestors that evolved in a tropical or subtropical environment. You absolutely need severe winters to weed out the lesser lights, unmotivated, peeps with a “next week” … Continue reading

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Vox: “Charles Murray Is Once Again Peddling Junk Science About Race and IQ”

Steve Sailer writes: Getting worked up over Charles Murray being allowed on a podcast seems a little bizarre. (Here’s the podcast.) Under the faux indignation and clickbait headline, however, this is about as good an attempt as any to shore … Continue reading

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Estimating IQ with a Brain Scan

Comments at Steve Sailer: * I’m having a hard time penetrating the science jargon, but let me take a guess at what it means. Synaptic networks comprising the human brain make up a fractal pattern. The more space filling that … Continue reading

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Nixon and Moynihan on Race and IQ–Know the Truth–Don’t Admit It!

James Fulford writes: The Oval Office tape of Richard Nixon and Pat Moynihan posted on YouTube and recently noted by Steve Sailer has both men saying that they know the truth about IQ and race–but can never admit it. And … Continue reading

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