post By Steve Sailer on 05/22/2017

NYT: "In ‘Enormous Success,’ Scientists Tie 52 Genes to Human Intelligence"

From the New York Times: In ‘Enormous Success,’ Scientists Tie 52 Genes to Human Intelligence Carl Zimmer MATTER MAY 22, 2017In a significant advance in the study of mental ability, a team of European...
post By Anonymous Attorney on 05/20/2017

Yuval Harari's SAPIENS: A BRIEF HISTORY OF HUMANKIND—Buyer Beware!

Ma and Pa Anonymous Attorney, uncomfortably aware of their middle-aged son's interest in genetic racial differences, got me Sapiens:  A Brief History of Humankind, by Yuval Noah Harari, an Israeli hist...
post By Steve Sailer on 05/19/2017

Sailer: My 2007 IQ FAQ On VDARE.com

Way back in 2007, I wrote a Frequently Asked Questions list about IQ for VDARE. I’m sure it’s somewhat out of date by now, but here are some excerpts, slightly edited: Q. Is IQ really all that importan...
post By Steve Sailer on 05/18/2017

VOX: "Charles Murray Is Once Again Peddling Junk Science About Race and IQ"

From Vox: Charles Murray is once again peddling junk science about race and IQPodcaster and author Sam Harris is the latest to fall for it.Updated by Eric Turkheimer, Kathryn Paige Harden, and Richard ...
post By Steve Sailer on 03/02/2017

Race Is Just a Social Construct: The Comic Book

Here’s a curious artifact from The Nib: What is Race?Just the Facts.by Whit TaylorPosted February 24th, 2017 It’s a comic book version of the Conventional Wisdom about race. For example, from its seri...
post By Steve Sailer on 02/04/2017

Brookings: "Race Gaps in SAT Math Scores Are as Big as Ever"

From the Democratic Party-oriented Brookings Institution: Race gaps in SAT scores highlight inequality and hinder upward mobilityRichard V. Reeves and Dimitrios HalikiasWednesday, February 1, 2017… Rac...
post By James Fulford on 12/19/2016

IQ Researchers Respond To Anonymous Questionnaire "Normally"—But Many Would Be Watsoned If Their Beliefs Were Made Public

Psychologist Dr. James Thompson has moved his blog over to Unz.com, and he has recently posted on an anonymous questionnaire  that  asked  researchers what they thought about IQ, race, and genetics. Th...
article By Paul Kersey on 12/09/2016

Hyped Figures: John Glenn And The PC Myth Of Katherine Johnson—Unsung Black Women Were NOT What Got Us To The Moon

See also Why Not A Movie About Jack Crenshaw?—The White Man Who Actually Did What HIDDEN FIGURES Credits To Black WomenJohn Glenn’s passing at the age of 95 is just another reminder that the era of inf...
post By Steve Sailer on 12/06/2016

New PISA Test Results: Argentina for the win!

This table is sorted in order of scores on Science, the subject most emphasized in this 3 year period.Here’s the big PDF of data.Argentina for the win!In the past, the Argentines always complained that...
post By Steve Sailer on 09/09/2016

James D. Watson Still Banned from Polite Society

Jerry Coyne points out that an invitation to James D. Watson to lecture at NYU has been crimestopped: We are writing to inform you that the lecture by Professor James Watson, scheduled for September 12...