Host of NPR's Studio 360
, Kurt Anderson, talks with professor and author Gary Marcus (Guitar Zero
) about what science tells us about creativity. A researcher shoves jazz musicians into an fMRI machines and has them improvise; an intrepid reporter gets her creativity tested and scored; and a little girl introduces us to her imaginary friends (all of them).
Original broadcast: Friday, November 23, 2012 | LINK to program page