Creativity and insanity

Apparently creative people share a brain structure with schizophrenics:

“We have studied the brain and the dopamine D2 receptors, and have shown that the dopamine system of healthy, highly creative people is similar to that found in people with schizophrenia…Thinking outside the box might be facilitated by having a somewhat less intact box.” – Dr. Fredrik UllĂ©n

Well, that would explain Dr. NakaMats:

(This just keeps getting better…)

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  1. ario
    Posted June 6, 2010 at 3:11 am | Permalink