Because it is seen as a proxy of health and good genes, facial symmetry is one of the few features that is universally attractive. … More Why Facial Symmetry Is So Attractive
A low waist-hip ratio WHR) is known to correlate with health, fertility, and attractiveness. However, new evidence connects WHR to number of offspring. … More New Evidence on Waist-Hip Ratio Reveals Surprising Relationship to Fertility, Urges Revision of Attractiveness Theories
Summary Considering the current and past cultural functions of art can reveal how it may have evolved in humans. Art uses a visual stimulus to evoke an emotional state, and/or to promote recall of past events or past emotional states. The use of art would have had clear benefits in early humans for communication, education, cooperation, … More How did art evolve in humans?