Distortions and sensationalism really only explain how deterministic stories persist -- not why. There must be something satisfying and lucrative about "gene-for" stories. What is so sexy about a gene for IQ?
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By: Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer
Published: 04/15/2012 02:17 PM EDT on LiveScience
Brain size and smarts are, to some extent, gen...
LOS ANGELES — Scientists who hunt for "intelligence genes" used to think there were fewer than half a dozen of them.
In recent years, they dete...
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