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Brain Training Exercises Won’t Boost Intelligence, But Could Improve Memory

New Research on Genetics and Intelligence

A sample of new research exploring the heritability of literacy and numeracy in primary school, the effect of childhood socioeconomic status on heritability of intelligence in adulthood, and more. ... More>

‘Brain Training’ May Boost Working Memory, But Not Intelligence

While brain training programs might strengthen your ability to hold information in mind, they probably won't benefit the kind of intelligence that helps you reason and solve problems. ... More>

The Mental Strain of Making Do With Less