Unified theory of Creativity

Unified (Integrative, systemic, multifactor, synthetic, synergetic, general) theory of Creativity The history of the development of the unified, universal theory of creativity 1. The unified theory...

Personal mechanisms of sense creation

Sergey L. Markov.  Personal mechanisms of sense creation The paper discusses and analyzes the personal mechanisms of grasping and creating the new meanings. The system...
Justyna Kopania paintings

Main Theories of Creativity

Metaphysical and topological dimensions of creativity Understanding of the phenomenon and the intrinsic nature of creativity requires the utmost opening of the semantic contexts, radical...

King Akbar’s Line

One day the Great Akbar drew a line on the floor and asked his sage Birbal to shorten it without touching and ...

The Relativity of Truth

“What is your age?” asked the judge. “Remember you’re under oath” “I am twenty one years and some months” the woman answered. Really she was an...

Smart policemans

A homicide team enters a crime scene where a dead body of a fat old man lies there on the floor with blood oozing...

A cup of tea

A man called to a waiter in a restaurant, "There's a fly in my tea!" The waiter replied, "I will bring you a fresh...
Roger Suraud. Creativity

Creativity as the creation and implementation of Possibilities

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

Universal mechanisms of Creativity

Universal mechanisms of creative dialogue with the World The hierarchical system of mechanisms is outlined to account for the creative dialogue that may occur between...
Spinning Girl. Silhouette Illusion

The spinning girl

What direction is the girl spinning in, clockwise or counter-clockwise? If you turn your gaze to the shadow, then at the same moment, the direction of...
Vicente Esteban. Creativity

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....

Round or square?

This is frequently asked interview puzzle Why is it better to have round manhole covers than square ones?A round manhole cover cannot fall through its...