AI machine achieves IQ test score of young child

Posted in Software on 7th Oct, 2015
by Alex Muller

All await the next chapters in artificial intelligence to see what more a machine can do to mimic human intelligence.

Deep Learning System Beats Humans in IQ Test

Posted in Software on 13th Jun, 2015
by Alex Muller

Computers have never been good at answering the type of verbal reasoning questions found in IQ tests. Now a deep learning machine unveiled in China is changing that.

An infection can affect your IQ even after it has been treated

Posted in Medicine on 23rd May, 2015
by Alex Muller

New research shows that infections can impair your cognitive ability measured on an IQ scale. The study is the largest of its kind to date, and it shows a clear correlation.

Study finds air pollution affects short-term memory, IQ and brain metabolic ratios

Posted in Medicine on 12th Feb, 2015
by Alex Muller

Children living in cities with significant air pollution are at an increased risk for detrimental impacts to the brain.

Low education makes the brain age faster

Posted in Science on 27th Jul, 2014
by Alex Muller

Mental capacity and IQ deteriorate much faster for people with less education than others, study reveals. The findings provide new insight into the development of dementia.