How Beauty Is Making Scientists Rethink Evolution

How Beauty Is Making Scientists Rethink Evolution

Written by By Ferris Jabr / The New York Times /  The extravagant splendor of the animal kingdom can’t be explained by natural selection alone — so how did it come to be? A male flame bowerbird is a creature of incandescent beauty. The hue of his plumage transitions...
New Interpretations of Avian Marvels: Birds in Art

New Interpretations of Avian Marvels: Birds in Art

From Fine Art Connoisseur /“Regal Bearing: Bird Portraiture” is on view September 4, 2018, through August 11, 2019, at Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum (Wausau, Wisconsin)/ Above photo: Rose Tanner, “Bee Curious,” 2017, oil Cindy House, “Autumnal Colors,” 2018, pastel...
Here’s How Drawing, Art Helps With Memory

Here’s How Drawing, Art Helps With Memory

Taylor Dafoe /2019/artnet News/ Above photo: An elderly man attends an art therapy class at the Malakhovka centre for geriatric care and rehabilitation in the village of Malakhovka outside Moscow. The centre provides individual care for elderly people with the use of...