Rethinking intelligence

The science or study of primitive societies and the nature of man.

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Rethinking intelligence

Post by Rokcet Scientist » Mon Aug 30, 2010 7:23 pm

When you see how Capucin monkeys make and use tools – like a flint knife! – and solve puzzles using their brains, memory, dexterity and trading, one may be tempted to reappraise IF, and if so, HOW FAR ahead Lucy was of these Capucins...

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Re: Rethinking intelligence

Post by Digit » Wed Sep 01, 2010 6:43 am

Makes you wonder doesn't it?

First people deny a thing, then they belittle it, then they say it was known all along! Von Humboldt

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Re: Rethinking intelligence

Post by Minimalist » Wed Sep 01, 2010 10:31 am

No. Not at all.

Something is wrong here. War, disease, death, destruction, hunger, filth, poverty, torture, crime, corruption, and the Ice Capades. Something is definitely wrong. This is not good work. If this is the best God can do, I am not impressed.

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