Eye of the beholder

By looks alone, there are many animals do not win our hearts. People don’t coo over wasps; vultures are grotesque; don’t get me started on elephant seals. Sadly this is due to what we see as beautiful. David Hume, the 18th Century Scottish philosopher, got it spot on, when he wrote “beauty in things exist […]

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