Short people will not like this news.

A new study out of Edinburgh University in Scotland showed a "significant correlation" between being short and lower intelligence.

The study of more than 6,800 people found that the average short person is less intelligent than the average tall person.

For the study, short was defined as any woman below 5'3" and any man below 5'9".

The study was based on genetics, so whatever height genes you receive from your parents may go alongside your brain power.

Read more: Daily Mail