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The Imagination Institute is excited to announce the recipients of the Imagination Quotient grants!
New paper from the Imagination Institute published in Nature Scientific Reports
Default and Executive Network Coupling Supports Creative Idea Production
Roger E. Beaty, Mathias Benedek, Scott Barry Kaufman, and Paul J. Silvia
The role of attention in creative cognition remains controversial. Neuroimaging studies have reported activation of brain regions linked to bothRead More
Openness and Intellect Differentially Predict Creative Achievement in the Arts and Sciences
Scott Barry Kaufman, Lena C. Quilty, Rachael G. Grazioplene, Jacob B. Hirsh, Jeremy R. Gray, Jordan B. Peterson, and Colin G. DeYoung
The Big Five personality dimension Openness/Intellect is the trait most closely associated with creativity and creative achievement. Little is known, however,Read More