Measuring and monitoring the circumference of a preterm baby's head could help to predict intelligence later in life and identify potential neurocognitive problems. Researchers report faster head growth is linked to higher IQ scores at age 26.
Researchers report the frontoparietal network plays a key role in why humans have superior reasoning skills.
A new study reports on better metal performance is linked to similar brain connectivity during rest and tasks.
Intelligence, education and participating in cognitively challenging tasks may stave off the effects of dementia for longer, but can not protect against the inevitable Alzheimer's pathology in those at risk.
Damage to the multiple demand network, a brain network associated with general intelligence, causes people with dementia to struggle to adapt to changes in their environment
According to a new Journal of Alzheimer's Disease study, common genetic variants in amyloid precursor protein are associated with fluid intelligence in children.
According to researchers, a chimpanzees' general intelligence is correlated with their ability to delay gratification and exert self control.