If you need to solve a problem creatively, listen to happy music

April 9, 2018 0Healt

Participants who came up with the most original and useful solutions to a task scored higher in divergent creativity, while participants who came up with the single best possible solution to a task scored higher in convergent creativity. (Shutterstock/File)

If you’re stuck on a project and need some inspiration, listening to happy music could help you think of more creative solutions than listening to silence according to new research.

The study was carried out by Simone Ritter from Radboud University, The Netherlands and Sam Ferguson from the University of Technology Sydney, Australia.

Researchers recruited 155 participants to investigate the effect of music on creative cognition – the ability to come up with creative ideas, problem …..

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