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Creative Foraging: A Quantitative Paradigm for Studying Creative Exploration

  title={Creative Foraging: A Quantitative Paradigm for Studying Creative Exploration},
  author={Yuval Hart and A. Mayo and Ruth Mayo and Liron Rozenkrantz and Avichai Tendler and Uri Alon and Lior Noy},
  journal={arXiv: Neurons and Cognition},
Creative exploration is central to science, art and cognitive development. However, research on creative exploration is limited by a lack of high-resolution automated paradigms. To address this, we present such an automated paradigm, the creative foraging game, in which people search for novel and valuable solutions in a large and well-defined space made of all possible shapes made of ten connected squares. Players discovered shape categories such as digits, letters, and airplanes. They… 

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