Researchers suggest the reason humans develop beyond needing to survive and reproduce is influenced by the need to care for human infants who are born early in their brain's development. Photo: Flickr/Oleg Sidorenko

There may be a counterintuitive origin to human intelligence, according to US study

Researchers say it has to do with how helpless and dependent we are as babies

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Researchers suggest the reason humans develop beyond needing to survive and reproduce is influenced by the need to care for human infants who are born early in their brain's development. Photo: Flickr/Oleg Sidorenko
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