Napoleon’s creative solution

In 1804, Napoleon Bonaparte desired to take the title of Emperor in order to possess a great Western empire, just as his idol Charles...

The Main Stages of Creativity

Model of the creative process The main stages of creativity and creative problem solving  1. Saturation (preparation). 2. Incubation. 3. Illumination (Inspiration). (H. Helmholtz, 1891, 1896). 1. Random combinations. 2. Selection (A....

Three cups puzzle

There are 3 empty teacups on the table. Can you put 10 lumps of sugar in them so that there would be an odd...

Creativity as the creation and implementation of Possibilities

Creativity as the embodiment of Possibilities Creativity as a realization of the "Mystical potency" (Laozi, 6th c. BC); Creativity as "feeding the life" (shang yang), the realization...

Creativity as the creation and realization of the Whole

Creativity as the ambodiment  of the Whole Harmonisation of Life Path  with the Universal Flow  ("The Book of Changes" ("I Ching"), 16th -12th  century BC);...

Worldgenic theories of Creativity

Worldgenic approach to Theories of Creativity Theoretical analysis of the multi-layered, multi-sphere and multi-leveled made it possible to reduce all the richness of its manifestation forms...

A bus stop pick-up riddle

While driving on your way home, you pass by a bus stop and see among the people waiting for the bus, an old lady...

Articles on the psychology of creativity

Psychology of creativity, creative vision, creative management and methods of enhancing creativity 1. Sergey L. Markov. Kvintological approach to the construction of a unified theory of...

The riddle of The Sphinx

The Sphinx lurked outside Thebes in ancient Greece, and demanded passers-by answer a riddle: 'Which creature in the morning goes on four legs, at...

Sarah Bernardth creative solution

The great French actress Sarah Bernhardt, at the height of her fame, found a rival in the person of one young actress, who was...

The spinning girl

Which direction does the girl rotate? Clockwise or counterclockwise If you shift your gaze to the shadow, in the same instant, the direction of rotation will change. You...

Measuring the Great Pyramid

While the famous Greek philosopher Thales of Miletus was in Egypt, he was asked to find out the height of the Great Cheops pyramid. How could...