Creativity requires a special, enhanced kind of discipline. Discuss. Or rather, let me explain.Read More
One of the more persistent urban myths is that we only use ten percent of our brains. The technical term for this theory in the cognitive science community is ‘horseshit’.
It’s just not true. We don’t use all of our brains all of the time, but we do use all of it for something some of the time, meaning it all gets used.Read More
In a word: computers. Machines can now do what you could call IQ-style thinking – covering what ‘multiple intelligences’ theorist Howard Gardner would call visual-spatial, verbal-linguistic and logical-mathematical intelligence – pretty darn well. Artificial Intelligence (AI) is here and it’s getting more sophisticated every day. But AC – Artificial Creativity – barely exists.Read More