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Diversifying Experiences Enhance Cognitive Flexibility

Simone M. Ritter, Rodica Ioana Damian, Dean Keith Simonton, Rick B. van Baaren, Madelijn Strick, Jeroen Derks, Ap Dijksterhuis

This study discusses human creativity in relation to diversifying life experiences - the kind of experiences which shape character - early parental loss, having immigrant status, or even living abroad.  A fascinating look into the adaptability of the human mind, and especially how the brain reacts to these often extremely stressful and life changing conditions.

Can creativity be a bi-product of these experiences?  How does sport play a role in facilitating this...

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