New research finds the ability to recognize and manage feelings is beneficial to the creative process.
Performing can be a way of letting go of one's sense of self.
Chinese researchers demonstrate how high-tech tools can be used to harness the power of metaphor.
Both punk bands and student groups produce more innovative work if they contain a mix of married and single people.
The way we mentally process the unexpected may be a key to creativity.
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