How do ideas come to us?


I’m speaking to those moments when you get struck with inspiration seemingly out of nowhere. Do we know how the brain does this?

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We know very very little about how the brain really works.

At best we know which areas of the brain are used for what kind of functions.

So, I can tell you that critical thinking/problem solving generally seems to take place in the Prefrontal Cortex.

But past that, we have no idea how our brain turns electrochemical signals into thoughts, feelings, idea, etc that we experience