daydreaming http://wamc.org en Researchers Say Daydreaming Aids High Function Brain Activity http://wamc.org/post/researchers-say-daydreaming-aids-high-function-brain-activity <p>A recently released study says that daydreaming may actually be beneficial to high-level brain activity. WAMC&rsquo;s Melissa Bunning reports.…</p><p>Contrary to popular belief, our brains are functioning at higher levels when our minds wander.&nbsp; Dr. Jonathan Schooler of the University of California, Santa Barbara, explains&hellip;…</p><p>Schooler, and Kalina Christoff of the University of British Columbia, took functional magnetic resonance images, or fMRI scans, of subjects as they were instructed to press a button when numbers appeared on a screen.</p> Thu, 26 Jul 2012 16:20:00 +0000 Melissa Bunning 44041 at http://wamc.org