A new study, conducted by Norwegian scientists, shows that IQ scores of today’s young people are in decline, putting an end to the post-war trend of rising intelligence. After the Second World War young people’s IQs were steadily rising. It was dubbed the Flynn effect after New Zealand intelligence researcher James Flynn. This phenomenon saw average IQ scores rise about three points per decade. But researches from the Ragnar Frisch Centre for Economic Research in Oslo say the Flynn effect is New study suggests young people’s IQs are in decline And some haven't a clue why they're so pathetically dumbed down, this explains it. You can't see a nation being taken over, as you chant let them in, you can't see giving up your own freedom in order to bring in communisim but it's all ok because bigger Government loves you and will take care of you.