“New genetic evidence suggests a continuum among neurodevelopmental and psychiatric disorders”

A broad spectrum of developmental and psychiatric disorders, ranging from autism and intellectual disability to schizophrenia, should be conceptualized as different manifestations of a common underlying denominator, “developmental brain dysfunction,” rather than completely independent conditions with distinct causes, new research suggests. • Developmental disorders (such as autism and intellectual disability) and psychiatric disorders (such as […]

“Moderate background noise enhances creativity and makes consumers more likely to buy new and innovative products.”

Moderate background noise enhances creativity and makes consumers more likely to buy new and innovative products.. “A moderate level of noise enhances creativity compared to both low and high levels of noise,” “Moderate background noise induces distraction which encourages individuals to think at a higher, abstract level, and consequently exhibit higher creativity.” “For individuals looking […]

“people are afraid of creative ideas and in situations of uncertainty, will associate them with words like “vomit”, “poison” and “agony”!

People Think Creative Ideas Are Like Vomit. Most people do not like creative ideas and can even compare them to vomit. Really.  Recent research Jennifer S. Mueller…people are afraid of creative ideas and in situations of uncertainty, will associate them with words like “vomit”, “poison” and “agony”! This research implies that: no matter how much […]