Not all mind wandering is created equal

Most research looking at mind wandering has assumed that all mind wandering is inherently unintentional, but findings from a new study suggest otherwise: People frequently report zoning out on purpose, and the causes of this ‘intentional’ type of mind wandering can differ from the causes of unintentional mind wandering. The findings are published in Psychological Science, a journal of the Association for Psychological Science. —> Read More