The surprising downsides of being clever

Can high intelligence be a burden rather than a boon? David Robson investigates.

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Tzuno2050d ago

I guess being stupid has a advantage of some sort, you don't realize the cruel reality of many things.

ironfist922050d ago

As intelligence increases, so can depression

Play2Win2050d ago

Sometimes they go hand in hand. Being clever is a good thing and everyone who is clever should be proud ot it. One problem is when you are clever according to seeing and realizing what other humans around you feel and how they just want to extract the positive things from everything.

Dogswithguns2050d ago

That makes sense because I'm stupid.. but I'm not that stupid to be that intelligent.