Sitemap - 2023 - Just Emil Kirkegaard Things
Carl Brigham on intelligence (1923): a fake quote
Not just dysgenic outcomes, but dysgenic intentions too
Blogs I'm reading: September 2023
Personality structure problems
Interview with me by Hitchslap on intelligence, polygenic scores, behavioral genetics and more
Does aspartame cause cancer?
Jan-Erik Lönnqvist vs. Emil Kirkegaard on mental illness and the left
New study out: Income and Education Disparities Track Genetic Ancestry
Ancient genomes discussion with Davide Piffer & Emil at Lake Como
The other Anglo exceptionalism
How to make psychology items (questions) with ChatGPT4
Measuring intelligence online: best practices
Polygenic score validity and group differences
Ancient genomics AMA with Davide Piffer
Skill vs. luck in games
The dream of ratio scale psychology measures
On Paul Bloom's Psych (2023)
Can psychology become a proper science?
Might makes right, well, sort of
Of course it matters whether group differences are genetic in origin
Can the X chromosome explain greater male variability? Seems not
Embryo selection can become the norm
Hostile sexism is live and well, but mostly in favor of women
Is the past the future?
Scientific productivity by country
Fall of the Roman Empire, polygenic score edition
New paper out: Honesty, Intelligence, and Race
Eulogy for Richard Lynn (1930-2023)
Preferences can be sick: mental illness from an evolutionary perspective
Music preferences 2023
Oliver D. Smith gets his day in City Journal
GDP problems, but what solutions?
A plethora of evidence for genetic influence of American race-ethnic gaps in intelligence
Lynchings were bad but of little importance
Which occupation are you?
What are the most important human biodiversity books?
From riches to rags to riches
What are the race differences in sexual behavior?
Cannabis probably causes schizophrenia
Hanania's diversity hypothesis tested and found wanting
Gentlemen prefer faces, or how life history speed relates to body preferences (new paper)
Which test has the highest g loading?
Some people have IQs of 160
In defense of hereditarianism: a reply to Friedman
3 new Youtube lectures (May 2023)
Can we pick the best sperm?
Actual communism is bad for your health
How to find scientific literature
African IQ's: reality vs. Kareem Carr
New study out: Intelligence Inequality and Income Inequality
Heritability, race, and police bias
Rorschach tests predict stuff
Book review: A Short History of Humanity: A New History of Old Europe by Johannes Krause
Support Bryan Pesta's academic freedom lawsuit
Is some alcohol good for you?
Convenience samples are fine because interactions are mostly not real
AI, MRI and the legal system
IQ estimates of public intellectuals and personas
Modern neuroscience confirms race differences in brain size and functioning
Killing Hollywood and Youtube and
Cui bono and science
Group differences are just individual differences, really
The EA case for (German) colonialism
New study didn't really show IQ declines*
New paper: On group differences in the heritability of intelligence: A reply to Giangrande and Turkheimer (2022)
Does tutoring work? It depends on the test
Social media, mental health, and political polarization
Brief introduction to test bias in mental testing
Obesity and the secular decline in testosterone
It's not just sperm quality decline
There is no IQ threshold effect, also not for income
2022 in books
Conservatives aren't stupid*
Prison rates as function of family income by race
New paper out: Intelligence Really Does Predict Job Performance: A Long-Needed Reply to Richardson and Norgate
White on Black vs. Black on White rape statistics
Who is safe from Pakistani groomer gangs?
Homosexuality is a mental illness
Are fat people dumb?
The distribution of attractiveness
Interactive statistics: breeding's equation AKA regression towards the mean
Rationality and the fair sex
Does school make students kill themselves?
High heritability does mean that social interventions likely won't work well
The thick end of The Bell Curve
Smart fraction theory vindicated
The infant simulator fiasco
Forecast results for 2022 (Metaculus)