Brain-Training Apps Just Make You Better at Playing Games

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Your old tried-and-true cup of coffee may do more for your brainpower than the latest “brain apps.”

Brains and Banditry in the Age of In Vitro

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Tommy Raskin looks at the complexities of IQ, from the historical to implications for the future. —– There will likely come a point in the next couple centuries when our technology surpasses the limits of our current doctrine of “technological ethics.”  At this juncture, we will be capable of fundamentally altering the quality of human […]

Daniel Goleman: On Compassion and Emotional Intelligence (TEDTalks VIDEO)

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“There is zero correlation between IQ and emotional empathy … They’re controlled by different parts of the brain.”

Emotional Intelligence: The Importance of People Smarts

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Some people laugh at the idea of emotional intelligence, but that just shows they lack it.

55 Years in School: Best for the Best

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Would tailoring classrooms to different learning levels do more for kids in school?