Monthly Archives: November 2013

On the Heinlein Scale of Competence, You May Not Even Register

Widely respected science fiction author Robert Heinlein stocked his novels with competent protagonists, who successfully dealt with all kinds of deadly dangers. He once provided a description of his idea of a competent human: “A human being should be able … Continue reading

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Top 25 Countries by Smart Fraction

Image Per Capita GDP vs National IQ: La Griffe du Lion The Smart Fraction Theory as described by La Griffe du Lion and as elaborated by Michael Anissimov, suggests that a country’s economic prosperity is dependent upon the number of … Continue reading

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