The human tendency to seek out new and different experiences or resist them altogether has captured the interest of of the scientific community, as explained in “What’s New? Exuberance for Novelty Has Benefits,” the Findings column by John Tierney in today’s Science Times.
Where do you fall on the spectrum? To find out, take the quiz, from Winifred Gallagher, author of the book, “New: Understanding Our Need for Novelty and Change,”. Be sure to answer all the questions to reveal a “submit” button and your score.
Turns out I’m adventurous! But I just love novelty. Semantics?