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The Flow Machine – Tech for the Brain »

A device nicknamed “The Flow Machine” is proven to help users cope with stress.  But it also can enhance our creative abilities and our capacity to empathize with our natural world and our fellow man.     Can  We “Learn” to Control Stress More Effectively? Study Overview The study is called Hemispheric and Autonomic Laterality: […]

Climate Change and the 5 Stages of Grief & Loss »

Many climate change scientists tell us that unless we act aggressively to curtail climate change in the next few decades, at the very least civilization as we know it will be decimated, and the extreme possibility that the human race, along with 1000’s of other species, will become extinct. This has to be taking a […]

Can Creativity Be Learned? »

Evidence of an experiment suggests that activating the right brain hemisphere can result in stress reduction and enhance the creative process.  For this article I would like to draw on an experiment that was conducted at Nova University’s Behavioral Science Center in 1978.  The principle investigator was Joyce Keen who conducted this study as part […]