Emma Allen

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The science behind creativity – what happens in the brain and why

Share<p>Tweet<p>+1<p>Share<p>Shares 342<p><b>What is creativity?</b><p>There’s an extraordinary new type of brain scan called an fMRI that allows us to witness creative …

Clear summer skies are making Greenland's ice sheet melt even faster

The icy island is having a meltdown.<p>Greenland may be on the way to living up to its name—and that's not a good thing.<p>For 18 million years, the vast expanses of Earth’s largest island (no, Australia doesn’t count) have been covered by the aptly-named Greenland Ice Sheet, a colossal mass over two …

Writer's block is our minds going blank. Like now. Scientists can prove it

Your Visual Perception Skills Are Linked to Creativity, Study Finds

Symbols matter. Companies spend tons of money and many patient months developing logos that represent the soul of their mission. The idea is to …

You Asked: How Can I Use More of My Brain?

It’s a myth that humans only use 10% of their brains. “That idea is not only inaccurate, it doesn’t make any sense,” says Earl Miller, a professor of …