The genius moment

University research has found that milliseconds before you have a breakthrough idea or ‘eureka moment’, the area of the brain responsible for vision essentially shuts down. However, it was also found that creative people tend to take in a process more visual information in their everyday activities to gather the data they need to solve problems.

http://www.fastcompany.com/3038376/what-happens-to-your-brain-when-youre-having-an-brilliant-idea?partner=rss