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August 15, 2012

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Title: LOOKING FOR THOUGHTS ...
Preview: from lurkers ans active participants.  According to THIS LINK  ...  new brain research indicates some interesting findings for creativity and possible treatments for brain disorders as well.  Would love to read your thoughts after you read the article ... hopefully, someone will start a discussion and you can just carry forth with it :-)Thanks and happy weekend to ...
By carol yeager (Carol Yeager) on August 11, 2012.

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Post Title: invitation to a #mooc on moocs (in #highered)
By Vanessa, Feed Name: Computers, Language, Writing
Preview: ...aka MoocMooc (already using the word too many times, suggesting a mooc³), will mooc its way around the tubz and distribute on networks six days, next week, August 12-18. Have the good #hybridped folk putting it on seen, Gordon's adaptation of José Bogado's la vaca de los sinvaca'?"Yeah," so we muttered amongst ourselves over at Change11, CMC11 and ....
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Title: Creativity Neuron
Preview: Hi Carol, Interesting article and I'll try and dig up the Science full text at work tomorrow. Bit more here: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/08/120809141505.htmCan we induce or enhance creativity through some application of the differentiated neural stem cells the people at Scripts Research Institute have been studying? More likely, we might see improvements in brain .......
By scottHJ () on August 12, 2012. [Reply]
Title: Creative Thinking Exercises
Preview: The exercises are great. I find that my brain tells me what I see instead of my eyes so I need to practice seeing with my eyes. Using creative thinking exercises would be a great first step before we get to work on writing - or just about anything. Wonder what it would be like to use these exercises in the classroom or even the office each day? Barbara ...
By BWheat () on August 9, 2012. [Reply]

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Title: Re: Creativity Neuron
Preview: Scott,You raised a very interesting question regarding the possible evolutionary advantage or disadvantage to being creative. It's easier to see the advantage of being creative in the sense of survival. Were creative people of long ago better able to survive the elements? I think people who survived harsh conditions were more likely to pass those genes on to their offspring. In today's ....
By BWheat () on August 13, 2012. [Reply]

New Twitter Posts

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: RT @VCVaileNFM: C or X MOOCs? Make Way for the Super-MOOC! http://t.co/50cicWoA via @wordpressdotcom @moocmooc @allistelling #cmc11 #potcert #mooc #digped (2012-08-12T14:02:30Z)
: C or X MOOCs? Make Way for the Super-MOOC! http://t.co/50cicWoA via @wordpressdotcom @moocmooc @allistelling #cmc11 #potcert #mooc #digped (2012-08-12T13:57:30Z)
: The Future of the Harvard Library via @IDLibrarian | #cmc11 #connectivism #library @scoopit http://t.co/goDA5h2r (2012-08-11T00:50:15Z)
: "I Draw Pictures All Day" | Smashing Magazine | #cmc11 #creativity@scoopit http://t.co/cVIqk8be (2012-08-11T00:48:00Z)
: Generating New Ideas - Creativity tools from http://t.co/EP3R53ES | #cmc11 #creativity @scoopit http://t.co/lzzihNo5 (2012-08-11T00:44:20Z)