Intelligence | The Daily Star
  • No bird-brain here: Ravens can plan ahead

    Long admired for their intelligence, ravens are now known to be able to plan ahead, a skill previously thought to belong only to humans and great apes, says a study.

  • Air cargo ban on Dhaka-London Route at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport

    Sabotage fear: Security beefed up at Dhaka airport

    Security has been beefed up at Dhaka’s Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport following tip-off on subversive activities provided by detectives, the airport director says. The alert came after the killings of two foreign nationals and a blasts during Shia Muslim community's Ashura programme.

  • Test your brain power

    What English word is always spelled incorrectly? Why can't you take a picture of a man with a wooden leg in Barisal? Test your brain power. See if you can answer these questions.

  • Breast feeding ‘linked to higher IQ’

    A long-term study points to a link between breastfeeding and intelligence

  • US, UK hacked Sim card firm

    US and British intelligence agencies illegally hacked a major manufacturer of Sim cards to steal codes and facilitate eavesdropping on mobiles