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Monthly Archives: July 2014

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Impact factor up!

The 2013 impact data just came out for Intelligence (the society’s journal). Articles were cited  2752 times, giving an Impact Factor of  3.162. Congratulations to our authors, reviewers, and to editor Professor Douglas Detterman!   [...]

July 30, 2014 News
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What is life like with IQ 70, or 170?

Author Daniel Keyes passed away in June of 2014. If you’ve not seen it, you may enjoy the movie of his book “Flowers for Algernon The Oscar winning movie “Charly” follows Cliff Robertson through the scientific and human drama of an experimental treatment [...]

July 14, 2014 News
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Is Chimp IQ similar to human IQ? First steps show it is heritable.

Intelligence features in this month’s National Geographic The data are from one of the first heritability studies of IQ in chimpanzees. Chimps have a “g” factor, and aspects of it are linked to relatedness among individuals – i.e., appear to be transmitted [...]

July 13, 2014 News
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Research in action: Nathan Kuncel explains what IQ tests predict about school achievement

Intelligence research is one of the most immediately applicable (“translatable” to use the jargon) fields of psychology. Here, Nathan Kuncel (Marvin D. Dunnette Distinguished Professor of Industrial-Organizational Psychology at the University of Minnesota) gives a clear and straightforward talk on [...]

July 10, 2014 News
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2014: Graz, Austria DEC 12-14

2014 local hosts: Aljoscha C. Neubauer & Mathias Benedek Watch the keynotes Susan Pinker Talk: The Elephant in the Room! 2014 Distinguished Contributor Interview with Ian Deary The annual conference offers an opportunity for those interested in intelligence to meet, [...]

July 4, 2014 Conferences