The Starburst Challenge, measuring creativity, and ailurophobia (fear of cats)
Whew, sorry about the break there! Long weekend, new job (which is madly busy), plus two other startups I'm working on = no-time aimee. Still, let's see what we can do... :P
As usual, a poor headline. But, essentially, researchers are claiming they've found a way to figure out how creative a person is, from how they pair words.
It's on like an on thing, and (at least some of) the lineup has been announced. It includes one of my favourite business-type writers, Scott Berkun. Sadly, there's no WAY I can afford to go, but hopefully I'll be seeing y'all out and about town.
EyeWire is awesome. And challenging. And then there's THIS part of it, which comes with the promise of getting your name on a published paper!
Just in case you had sensed something was a bit...off...in some of the thinking there.
Must be seen to be believed :P