A Chinese company is creating new technology that will allow new parents to do what?

Answer: choose the smartest embryo

by News Staff / January 23, 2014

In a field called cognitive genomics, researchers are mapping genes of smart individuals-- like math geniuses -- and isolating just what makes those people smart.

In theory, this information could be used to identify the potential of a person’s intelligence before they technically become a person. Chinese-based BGI is now looking into the possibility of maximizing the IQ of new people.