Here is an interesting article (by Terry Tao) and the accompanying discussion on the relation between high IQ and doing good mathematics. Moral of the story: there is hope! ðŸ™‚

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December 31, 2007 in Uncategorized | Tags: IQ, mathematics, Terry Tao

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