Category Archives: IQ

The First 52 Genes Identified

AFP (via Yahoo News) reports on a new study establishing an initial confluence of genes correlated with IQ: Paris (AFP) – Scientists on Monday announced the discovery of 52 genes linked to human intelligence, 40 of which have been identified … Continue reading

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“Is the Bell Curve Scientific Racism?”

Paste magazine (?) has a piece which asks “Is The Bell Curve Scientific Racism?”: Scientific American revisited The Bell Curve last month in the wake of Murray’s recent return to the spotlight. Although data shows an average lower IQ in Black people than … Continue reading

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A Primer on Black Intelligence

In response to this article about how archaeologists have digitally reconstructed the face of a medieval man who died 700 years ago, commentator “Robbie” has what is probably the best encapsulation of HBD findings on black underperformance I’ve yet seen. … Continue reading

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Study: Relationship Between IQ, Economic Growth & Welfare

Hafer, R.W. “New estimates on the relationship between IQ, economic growth and welfare”, Intelligence, Feb 2017. ABSTRACT: Previous research has found that there is a statistically significant, positive link between country-level IQ and various measures of aggregate production, such as … Continue reading

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Top 10 Replicated Findings From Behavioral Genetics

Can’t we do something to squelch this type of research? It’s harmful! We need Safe Spaces! From Perspectives on Psychological Science: ABSTRACT: In the context of current concerns about replication in psychological science, we describe 10 findings from behavioral genetic … Continue reading

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Intelligence Genes Discovered by Scientists

In The Telegraph, Sarah Knapton reports on “Intelligence genes discovered by scientists“: Genes which make people intelligent have been discovered and scientists believe they could be manipulated to boost brain power. Researchers have believed for some time that intellect is … Continue reading

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Low IQ Reports on Lower IQs

Here’s a Daily Mail article on “Are we becoming more STUPID? IQ scores are decreasing“. It attempts to address the phenomenon of Western countries experiencing a decline in average IQ, that is, the average IQ for the society as a … Continue reading

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Charles Murray on Nicholas Wade’s “A Troublesome Inheritance”

With respect to HBD and race realism, the book of the year will undoubtedly be Nicholas Wade’s A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History. Arguably more important than Wade’s command of the material is the fact that he is … Continue reading

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HBD: Intelligence & NPTN Gene

The Telegraph reports on a new study published in Molecular Psychiatry: A gene which may make people more intelligent has been discovered by scientists. Researchers have found that teenagers who had a highly functioning NPTN gene performed better in intelligence … Continue reading

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Jared Taylor: Race Differences in Intelligence

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