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The fitness indicator

To be reliable, fitness indicators must be difficult for low-fitness individuals to produce. Applied to human art, this suggests that beauty equals difficulty and high cost.

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He Said That? 11/27/17

From Geoffrey F. Miller (born 1965), American evolutionary psychologist, serving as an associate professor of psychology at the University of New Mexico:

Imagine a young Isaac Newton time-travelling from 1670s England to teach Harvard undergrads in 2017.

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