What Happens to Creativity as We Age?

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How does the ability to come up with unusual ideas change as we grow older? Does it begin to flag in adolescence? Before then? To investigate these questions, we and our colleagues recently conducted several experiments, which we relate in a new paper in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.

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Aging & Longevity

Aging & Longevity > Health: Brain & Mental

Creative Aging

Creative Aging > Creative Expression

contributors

Alison Gopnik

Tom Griffiths

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National Academy of Sciences

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Article and Blog Post

year

2017

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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS)