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The REAL Neuroscience of Creativity

The latest findings from the real neuroscience of creativity suggest that the right brain/left brain distinction is not the right one when it comes to understanding how creativity is implemented in the brain.
  • Rise by Design

    Generate new ideas and get out of your creative funk! Read here...... #Risebydesign #Creativity #Funktofab

  • Amanda L.

    What is the relationship between creative genius and mental illness? Neuroscientist Nancy Andreasen answers these questions about the secrets of the creative brain.

  • Jefferson Julie

    The Real Neuroscience of Creativity. So yea, you know how the left brain is really realistic, analytical, practical, organized, and logical, and the right brain is so darn creative, passionate, sensual, tasteful, colorful, vivid, and poetic? No. What if this is totally wrong. I'm sure this impacts on ADHD - not sure how

  • Erin Pearson
    • 25 weeks ago

    It seems there is a lot of research on this these days indicating that these older notions are incorrect- that certain neurons fire at the same time in both hemispheres during creative activities... I'm loving the work of Dr. Shelley Carson (Harvard) on this as well.

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