Sunday, July 20, 2014

[Link] This is what happens in your brain when you’re writing

by Gabriella Munoz

A team of neuroscientists has scanned the brains of professional and novice writers when creating a work of fiction to get a glimpse of their creative process.

Researchers led by neuroscientist Martin Lotze from the University of Greifswald in Germany have used functional magnetic resonance (fMIR) scanners to get a sneak peek of what happens in the brains of professional and non-experienced writers when they are working on a story.

Continue reading: http://sciencealert.com.au/features/20141107-25864.html