Comment by tallguy on How much do we know about creativity? · 2015-06-10T07:48:07.988Z · score: 1 (1 votes) · LW · GW

Every creative idea I've ever had came through analogies. This makes sense since neural networks are good at identifying similarities. My suggestion is to read broadly, and seek to identify similarities between fields since the contrasts are what jump out at us first.