Science Explains: Why Geeks and Nerds Have Super Sperm
ALBUQUERQUE, NM — Many a joke has been made at the expense of the computer nerd, the Dungeons & Dragons gamer, the book worm, and the science geek – yet a recent study concluded that these may be among some of the best sperm producers on the planet.
How can that be?
According to a study conducted by the University of New Mexico and covered by New Scientist, led by evolutionary psychologist Geoffrey Miller, men who scored highest on intelligence tests also scored high for healthy sperm. Less intelligent men tended to have less robust sperm and suffered from poorer health.
Miller told a Harvard University audience that women might want to consider taking a man’s IQ into consideration when searching for a partner, especially...Read More