Questionable Motives

August 11, 2010

Why do we think some kinds of babies are cute while others we think are not?

Filed under: Biology,Evolution,Jerry Coyne — tildeb @ 11:10 am

“Biology precedes our desires.”

I’ve been thinking about how informative that route is to explore for explanations yet seemingly is overlooked with ease by those who find it more convincing to believe that a mystical transfer occurs between some supernatural agent and humans.

There is a wonderful post for any who might be interested in this topic by (award winning author) Jerry Coyne about this subject with some terrific pictures like this one over at Why Evolution Is True.

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