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Allan Snyder

Brain Stimulation Makes the 'Impossible Problem' Solvable

Scott Barry Kaufman | Posted 06.23.2012 | Science
Scott Barry Kaufman

A century of psychological research shows that under laboratory conditions, the expected solution rate for the "nine-dot" problem is 0 percent. But in their prior research, Allan Snyder and his colleagues have found that zapping the brain leads to increased insight. Enter a recent study.

Zapping 'Thinking Cap' Could Boost Creativity, Unlock Your Inner Genius

The Huffington Post | Catharine Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

UPDATE: One of the authors of the "thinking cap" study wrote in to The Huffington Post to clarify the researchers' findings and results. Richard C...