intelligence

Anxiety Issues Are More Common in Highly Intelligent People, Studies Reveal

By | March 27th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , |

Are you someone who has anxiety issues? If so, your anxiety may have evolved alongside intelligence. “Anxiety, I will transform you into something useful and productive. I will not bow down to you.” Research has shown a correlation between anxiety and IQ based on higher activity levels throughout parts of the brain, and this could [...]

10 Traits That Separate Book Smart People From Genuinely Intelligent People

By | March 21st, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

Intelligence is different from learning. Just because someone is not particularly book smart doesn’t mean they are of lower intelligence. What is book smart? Book smart generally means someone who has had a good education or has chosen to learn independently through educational activities such as reading, documentaries, and courses. Usually, someone who is book [...]

Like Dark Humour? Psychology Reveals Something Interesting about You

By | March 16th, 2017|Categories: Psychology & Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , |

  ‘Gallows’ or dark humour? What is it? How does it slantingly crawl in or out, leaving a grease of slime, staining some souls? When there are painful events, unpleasant or serious matters that get dipped in iced flavoring that is satirically punched, it is considered ‘gallows’ humour. Disease, death, war and crime dipped in [...]

9 Struggles of Having a Reserved Personality and an Anxious Mind

By | March 13th, 2017|Categories: Introvert's World, Personal Development, Psychology & Health|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Having a reserved personality paired with an anxious mind poses so many obstacles. You can’t just calm down, and it’s impossible to care enough to be bothered. It’s a conundrum really. I sit here and write with a calm exterior, while on the inside, I’m busy trying to shove loose papers back inside the filing [...]

How to Improve Your IQ with These 9 Science-Backed Mental Exercises

By | March 12th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , , |

Learn how to improve your IQ score with the help of the following science-backed methods. Intelligence Quotient or IQ is defined as the score derived from several sets of tests to examine the human intelligence. Is it genetic and fixed throughout the life? Or do we need to work out to be smarter? Well, we [...]

This Is the Secret to Raising Smart Kids, According to a 45-Year Study

By | March 4th, 2017|Categories: Education, Psychology & Health, Self-Improvement, Success Skills, Uncommon Science|Tags: , |

All parents want to raise smart kids. You must have heard their comments on how their children performed on tests. Their chatter is non-stop. All parents have the futures of their little ones in mind, so they do all they can to give them the physical and mental stimulation they need. But do they have [...]

Ways Society Is Getting Dumber and Dumber (and What We Can Do about It)

By | March 2nd, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Education, Food for thought, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

We often think that as a society we are getting dumber and dumber. While the subject is controversial, there is some evidence that it’s true. A recent research study suggests that IQ levels are going down. The study is controversial because of the difficulty of finding samples of IQ levels from people of different eras. However, the team [...]

5 Traits That Separate Dumb People from Bright Ones

By | February 19th, 2017|Categories: Brain Power, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

There are many kinds of intelligence: emotional, practical, creative and intellectual to name a few. But there are a few traits that give dumb people away. Everyone has a different set of personality traits and skills and abilities. That’s what makes the world interesting. Having a high IQ doesn’t make one person better than another. And being an empath is [...]

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