When I am rested and in a flow state, I noticed my curiosity expands. To me, not being curious is a sign that I am burnt out or feeling some form of stress. In research, curiosity is associated with positive emotions, expanding empathy, better healthcare, survival, and more. On the extreme opposite end, lacking curiosity can be a sign of depression or other diseased states. What are ways that you can support your curiosity?
Campbell, E. (SEPTEMBER 24, 2015). Six Surprising Benefits of Curiosity - For children and adults alike, curiosity has been linked with psychological, emotional, social, and even health benefits. Greater Good Magazine Retrieved from https://greatergood.berkeley.edu/article/item/six_surprising_benefits_of_curiosity on 7/14/17