Friday, May 9, 2008

Beautiful people are healthier and live longer

Why beauty is an advert for good genes - Telegraph: "Beautiful people are healthier and live longer, according to a study of sex appeal.

Why beauty is a biological advert for good genes
High and low symmetry composite faces for macaques, Hadza, and Europeans

The discovery has come from research conducted across cultures and species that focused on one trait that earlier work found was attractive: symmetry."