Latest General intelligence factor Stories
UCLA researchers found that older adults who regularly used a brain fitness program played on a computer demonstrated significantly improved memory and language skills.
Here’s another study for the “obvious” file: Women are smarter than men. As you reach for this file (which by now should be located in an easy-to-reach spot on your desk) you’ll likely notice several other stories bearing the same headline.
Analysis of World’s Largest Database of Human Cognition Names Charlottesville, Va. No. 1 San Francisco, Calif.
Brains that maintain healthy nerve connections as we age help keep us sharp in later life.
Researchers at Emory University think that the way to a dog’s heart is through its brain. At least, that’s what members of the research team -- Andrew Brooks, Gregory Burns and Mark Spivak -- postulate through a scanning procedure seeking to unlock the secrets our canine friends have been concealing for eons.
Students of all ages could improve their test scores if the category of information changed abruptly midway through the test.
Worrying may have evolved along with intelligence as a beneficial trait.
Conventional wisdom tells us that in the business world, "you are who you know" — your social background and professional networks outweigh talent when it comes to career success.
Having a mind that wanders and drifts off into thoughts unrelated to the task at hand might not be such a bad thing after all, according to a new study published online by the journal Psychology Science last Wednesday.
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