for a positive review of the new Neal Stephenson book, check out http://www.zdnet.com/zdnn/stories/news/0,4586,2263985,00.html?chkpt=zdnnstop
Plus you can read an excerpt for free.
If you are interested in IQ, these two links for a first rate introduction to the social debate about the importance of IQ.
Don't visit Australia unless you want to be jailed for carrying a pair of
scissors or reading Hustler Magazine.