Monthly Archives: December 2012

A Walk Behind McClennen Hill: Nature, Creativity and Writing


In an article that appeared this week in PLOS One, an open-access online journal published by the nonprofit Public Library of Science, several researchers reported their findings on how nature (wilderness) enhances creativity. The researchers found that hikers who were immersed in nature for hikes of 4 to 6 days (and were disconnected from digital…