Fields Medal winner Manjul Bhargava on why marrying creativity with science is the path of the future
If you look at some of the most creative scientists in history, they’ve often had some kind of a musical or artistic background. The reason being that practising art develops this great innovative side of the brain. So, even if you are not explicitly painting, ..., you are creating many things that are out of the box. Just that ability that is imparted when you do humanities and art helps the innovative process in science.