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....
Pagoda of Nikko, Japan

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);...
Creativity and Haha reaction

“AHA” and “HAHA” reactions (b)

1. How many apples can you eat if your stomach is empty? 2. How far can a dog run into the forest? 3. What do you...
Cheops pyramid height 139 m

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...

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...

Time measurement task

A man has two ropes of varying thickness (Those two ropes are not identical, they aren’t the same density nor the same length nor...

Damage in favor

An absolute failure lived in Las Vegas. He was always losing. Suddenly, he married a beautiful woman - millionaire. They started to visit casino...

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...

The school inspection

A school teacher knew that the school superintendent would visit the next day. The superintendent would ask questions such as spellings or mental...
Rafael Olbinski. Surrealism art.

Creative Developing Interaction

Creative Interaction Relationship between individual and materials, people, circumstances (Rogers,1962); Transactional relationships  between the individual and environment (Stein,1962); Model of four dimensions of creativity ("logic of...
Michelangelo Buonarroti. Creativity

Universe theories of Creativity

Universe approach to the main theories of creativity The universe and metaphysical approach to creativity allow us to define it as the existence and manifestation of...

Missing petrol

During the gasoline transporting from one plant to another, the fuel tanker ever wasted 10 liters of gasoline. The process of filling the tank...