Why being smart is more important than being smart

The graph of IQ scores appears to form a “normal distribution,” shaped like a bell centered on a 100-point average score, meaning that there are as many above-average as below-average, and any Extreme IQs are very rare. “Nothing is more important than IQ,” Terman declared in an essay on the subject, predicting a child‘An s … Read more

The best sci-fi love books

The problem with genre fiction is unfortunate stereotypes and assumptions about what subsets appeal to what audiences. Call it “science fiction,” and it will inevitably be marketed to men. Call it “Romantic,” and the pink cover comes out. It’s not fair to either genre, and when a story is a complete mix of both genres, … Read more

The best sci-fi love books

The problem with genre fiction is unfortunate stereotypes and assumptions about what subsets appeal to what audiences. Call it “science fiction,” and it will inevitably be marketed to men. Call it “Romantic,” and the pink cover comes out. It’s not fair to either genre, and when a story is a complete mix of both genres, … Read more