Smartphones. Facebook. Reality TV.

It’s easy to look at our changing world and come to the following conclusion: we’re all getting stupid.

That’s not the case. In fact, over the last century, the average Australian IQ has dramatically increased.

Compared to Australians who lived 100 years ago, we’re a nation of geniuses.

But now, some scientists worry that we are starting to reverse those gains.

– Liam Mannix, The Sydney Morning Herald

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