Month: December 2018

Brainwaves suppress obvious ideas to help us think more creatively

December 10, 2018

The human brain needs to suppress obvious ideas in order to reach the most creative ones, according to scientists. These obvious associations are present in both convergent thinking (finding an ‘out-of-the-box’ solution) and also in divergent thinking (when individuals have to come up with several creative ideas). Read More

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Recycle your old mobile phone to save gorilla populations

December 5, 2018

The link between hoarding disused mobile phones and the decimation of Grauer gorilla habitats is explored in a new paper. Read More

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