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My TEDx Talk: The Milky Way Brain

My TEDx Talk: The Milky Way Brain

I was invited to speak at  TEDX Livermore on June 8, 2013.  The theme for this TEDx was CREATING OUR FUTURE: INNOVATE + EDUCATE. I spoke on “The Milky Way Brain”  (or “How To Get More Aha! Insights”)–and had the audience of 350+  write on 3×5 cards […]

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The “Milky Way Brain” and the Neuroscience of Insight

The “Milky Way Brain” and the Neuroscience of Insight

I’m fascinated by the neuroscience of insight. We’ve all experienced going from not having a clue what the solution is to a vexing problem and then… You’re in the shower and you get an “aha!” insight—but you don’t just come up with “a” solution to add to a list of possible ones to consider.

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