A thought piece on creativity by neuroscientist Beau Lotto.
Our brains are geared to make fast assumptions, and questioning them in many cases could prove fatal. If your ancestors wondered for too long whether that noise was a predator or not, you wouldn’t be here now.
Everything begins with not knowing. What if you identified your assumptions and questioned them?
Unraveling the underlying neural mechanisms of human creativity is a tough knot to untie. Despite its difficulties, or perhaps because of them, neuroscientists are on the hunt.
Sourced through Scoop.it from: www.medicalnewstoday.com
Evolution has fostered and rewarded creativity. Creativity is as human as conversation.
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