Body and Mind
Performing at our best
The ability to think about information in new and unusual ways can be hampered when we wield too much brainpower. This means that what we think of as our optimal time of day, may not be optimal for everything.
Whether at work, school, or in everyday life, we often encounter situations where thinking outside-the-box is necessary. But, these sparks of insight can be somewhat hard to pin down. You just never know when creative thought will arise. Fortunately, new research has uncovered the very conditions that give rise to creativity.
A new study reveals how alcohol can enhance the creative process.