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How Caffeine Can Short-Circuit Creativity (Uh-Oh)
"We do know that much of what we associate with creativity - whether writing a sonnet or a mathematical proof - has to do with the ability to link ideas, entities, and concepts in novel ways. This ability depends in part on the very thing that caffeine seeks to prevent: a wandering, unfocussed mind."
The New Yorker 06/17/13
Posted June 19, 2013 12:48 AM
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