Re: Brain Size and Intelligence

Ania Lian (ania@LINGUA.CLTR.UQ.OZ.AU)
Fri, 21 Oct 1994 15:07:56 +1000

On Wed, 19 Oct 1994, John Wingard wrote:

> The results of this study argue that brain efficiency is a
> better indicator of "intelligence" than size. A small
> efficient brain could be more "intelligent" than a large
> inefficient brain.

I agree, just like our computer become smaller and smaller.

Did you know that Einstein's brain was pretty average?? Poor guy, he had
to work so hard to make up for deficiencies... Would this then mean that
even those, like Einstein, bit crippled by nature do have a chance???