The methods for measuring intelligence haven't always been accurate or fruitful.
Beginning on 12 November, the new SBS documentary competition series quizzes the country’s smartest kids and meets the parents behind them.
They're the next generation of leaders, thinkers, artists...and impeccable spellers. All exceptionally clever, each with their own story to tell.
Going behind the scenes with the super smart kids and their proud parents.
We talked to the 'Child Genius' host about competition, bad TV and what she learned from 19 of the smartest kids in Australia.