Monday, December 27, 2010

Daydream Believer

It's time to let your mind wander!! Daydreaming is more than simple escapism according to MIT researchers Susan Whitfield-Gabrieli and John Gabrieli. By using devices to scan the brain's activity during daydreaming, "it turns out that cultivating an active idle mind, or teaching yourself how to daydream effectively, might actually encourage the sort of long-range neural connections that make us smart."

Read more about the correlation between IQ and staring out the window... :)

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