Will humans keep getting smarter?

Is there a limit to human intelligence? Where does emotional intelligence fit in? And what’s the future of intelligence – will our brainpower be eclipsed by artificial intelligence? BBC Ideas asked some of the world’s leading experts and came up with this brilliant short film .

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  1. How would you define intelligence? Try writing half a side of paper about what you mean when you use the word.
  2. After watching the video, list the three most interesting things you have learnt. Discuss them with an adult.