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Your Face Could Show How Smart You Really Are

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  1. According to recent research, participants in a study were able to estimate intelligence with an accuracy higher than chance from facial photographs of men. 00:05

  2. Faces that are perceived as highly intelligent are prolonged, broader at the eyes, upturn at the corners of the mouth, larger nose, and sharper chin. 01:46

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