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Perk Of Social Withdrawal: Being Alone Can Help Boost Your Creativity

New research finds that unsociability is positively associated with creativity. Researchers believe that the motivation for social withdrawal is important in assessing its risks and benefits.

Healthy Living/Wellness November 25, 2017

Marijuana Use Actually Dulls Creative Thinking, Says Psychologist

Weed users continue to grow in number in the U.S., many of whom boast of taking cannabis for the substance’s benefits on creativity. A psychologist begs to differ, however, saying that marijuana use actually dulls creative thinking.

Healthy Living/Wellness October 5, 2016

Van Gogh Drawings In Newly Discovered Sketchbook To Be Published Soon

Art experts recently discovered a previously hidden sketchbook used by Dutch painter Vincent van Gogh. A French publisher says the sketchbook will be released in November this year.

Life & Style June 19, 2016

Research Shows This Is The Only Trait You’ll Ever Need To Win At Life

Studies show that you really just need one trait to #WinAtLife, and this trait is conscientiousness. Being conscientious or careful can help spell the difference between your successes and your failures.

Society January 12, 2016

Expressing Emotions Can Alter Creativity Network Of Your Brain

A brain-scanning study on jazz pianists found that the workings of the brain's creativity network were substantially altered when one actively tries to express emotions. Musicians, for instance, tended to get into the zone when making happy music.

LIFE January 7, 2016

People Who Overthink Things May Be More Creative

Neurotic individuals tend to have negative feelings and thoughts as well as likely to suffer from psychiatric disorders but the trait is also associated with creativity. A new theory offers an explanation on why neuroticism is marked by both creativity and misery.

LIFE August 28, 2015

People With Autism May Be More Creative: Study

Researchers conducted an experiment to test the creative thinking and problem solving skills of people with Autistic Spectrum Disorder and found that quality overpowers quantity, making people diagnosed with the disorder more creative than expected.

LIFE August 16, 2015

Study Suggests Creativity And Mental Illness May Have Common Genetic Origins

Researchers find DNA mutations raising risks of conditions such as schizophrenia in some people may boot creativity in others. A study looked at the genetic makeup of people engaged in artistic endeavors, comparing them to people at risk for mental illness.

LIFE June 9, 2015

5 Books About Creativity That Are Actually Worth Your Time

'Creativity' has become a pretty hot topic as of late. So in honor of the New Year, we've rounded up our five favorite books to get your creative juices flowing in 2015.

Internet Culture January 12, 2015

Bob Marley Will Be The Face Of The First Global Brand Of Marijuana

Marley Naturals will be the first global marijuana brand that features the name and image of iconic reggae singer and herb advocate, Bob Marley.

Internet Culture November 18, 2014

Boring office meeting? Be more productive, stand

A possible solution to boring and unproductive meetings is to get everyone standing while brainstorming ideas. Study finds people working together while standing tend to be more collaborative, more engaged and more creative.

LIFE June 21, 2014

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