October 19, 2014
Membership Month: Membership Myths

Now is a great time to take the official Mensa Admission Test. The test is available nationwide for just $20 for the month of October.

Member spotlight: Robert Schaefer
He's a member, too | ROBERT SCHAEFER

A Mensa member since 2000, Robert Schaefer is a retired U.S. Army Special Forces officer, diplomat, international defense expert and award-winning author. Earlier in 2014, Robert served as a Russian security analyst for NBC during the Olympics.

My Digital Memory

After sustaining a traumatic brain injury in an auto accident, Thomas Dixon was forced to record new experiences, one tweet at a time, lest he forget about them forever.

By Thomas Dixon, Illustrations by Tim Ogline
Pre-purchase testing

Pre-pay your testing session fee with an American Mensa Testing Voucher. You'll be emailed a uniquely numbered voucher to present when visiting one of our test locations.

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Directed Daydreaming: Evoking epiphany from a more-conscious mind

While on a clandestine mission in Russia, one Mensan narrowly escaped disaster, aided only by a practice used by some of the world's greatest thinkers — and some mind-clearing sonatas.

By Don White, Illustrations by Jonathan Moore