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creativity : the ability to create — Webster
create : to produce through imaginative skill — Webster
Creativity refers to the invention or origination of any new thing (a product, solution, artwork, literary work, joke, etc.) that has value. “New” may refer to the individual creator or the society or domain within which novelty occurs. “Valuable”, similarly, may be defined in a variety of ways. The range of scholarly interest in creativity includes a multitude of definitions and approaches involving several disciplines; psychology, cognitive science, education, philosophy (particularly philosophy of science), technology, theology, sociology, linguistics, business studies and economics, taking in the relationship between creativity and general intelligence, mental and neurological processes associated with creativity, the relationships between personality type and creative ability and between creativity and mental health, the potential for fostering creativity through education and training, especially as augmented by technology, and the application of creative resources to improve the effectiveness of learning and teaching processes. — Wikipedia
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Aha! + Aaaah: Creative insight triggers a neural...
on April 9, 2020 at 8:23 pm
A new neuroimaging study points to an answer of what may have driven the evolutionary development of creativity.
Where in the brain does creativity come from?...
on March 31, 2020 at 5:01 pm
A new brain-imaging study has studied the brain activity of jazz guitarists during improvisation to show that creativity is, in fact, driven primarily by the right hemisphere in musicians who are comparatively inexperienced at improvisation. However, musicians who are highly experienced at improvisation rely primarily on their left hemisphere.
Caffeine boosts problem-solving ability but not...
on March 5, 2020 at 6:50 pm
Want to boost creativity? Caffeine may not be the way to go according to a news study.
Technology in higher education: learning with it...
on February 24, 2020 at 6:11 pm
Technology has shifted the way that professors teach students in higher education. For example, by uploading recorded lectures online, students can reference a digital copy of the topics discussed in class. However, lecture-based teaching traditionally leaves students as consumers of information solely with little room for student creativity or interaction.
What is the best way to encourage innovation?...
on February 12, 2020 at 8:01 pm
Economists and business leaders agree that innovation is a major force behind economic growth, but many disagree on what is the best way to encourage workers to produce the 'think-outside-of-the-box' ideas that create newer and better products and services. New research indicates that competitive 'winner-takes-all' pay structures are most effective in getting the creative juices flowing that help fuel economic growth.