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How Nonsense Sharpens the Intellect – NYTimes.com

How Nonsense Sharpens the Intellect – NYTimes.com

June 29, 2019
Great article in the New York Times about how evaluating anomalies increases activity in the ventral part of the anterior cingulate cortex, where a lot of problem solving takes place:

 

…Still, the new research supports what many experimental artists, habitual travelers and other novel seekers have always insisted: at least some of the time, disorientation begets creative thinking.

 



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