When Faced with Uncertainty

When you are faced with the unknown, that is when you don’t know what to do with a novel situation, there is only one thing to do- explore. Why? Exploration is the solution that has been baked into our brain’s structure and formulation.

Our brain consists, largely, of two hemispheres. The right hemisphere regulates and spurs forth the areas of creativity, imagination, intuition, and negative emotions. These variables combined with the capacity to coordinate larger motor skills has adapted the right brain in the dealing of unknown and novel occurrences, environments, and objects…