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Chromosome 6: Intelligence

Politicians, writers, scientists, brilliant minds, have all been here for thousands of year, so what make them so clever? We have succumbed to the notion that intelligence can be measured by “ book-knowledge” or the IQ test, however it typically separates the world of knowing into bits and pieces, facts, and isolated phenomena. Knowing facts, […]

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Genome

Judging just by the title, I thought that this book was about the Human Genome Project where explanations of the genetic sequencing and how the human genome was arranged would be given.  However I was wrong, the subtitle of this book says “ The Autobiography of a Species in 23 Chapters.” I think that this […]

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