BBC Material World on creativity

white_lightbulb.jpgBBC Radio 4’s science programme The Material World has just had a special on the nature of creativity, how it can be defined, measured and encouraged.

The programme discusses the differences between artistic and scientific creativity, and whether creativity necessarilly has to be productive.

The first part of the programme is on nuclear fission, so skip to 13 minutes if you just want the section on creative thought.

Link to webpage of The Material World edition on creativity.
Realaudio of programme.

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