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Neoteny and Females

By definition, neoteny means “the retention of juvenile features in the adult animal.”
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*Women who are without strong father figures usually have negative female figures, and are more inclined to be low-energy, low-incentive, and albeit lazy. 516 more words

Forever Young

Who among us hasn’t looked at the big round eyes of a child or a puppy gazing up at us and wished that they’d always stay young and cute like that? 845 more words


The New 'Old' Fashioned Way

‘Insert genre here’ now sounds like ‘insert genre here’ then.

Claims like this get bounced off modern artists all the time. Often it is in lament, a cry for the creative to replace redundancy. 382 more words

Astral Aspiration: aromorphic evolution, a third perspective on the Starchild Skull

“Every man and every woman is a star.”

-Aleister Crowley

“The infant represents our evolutionary future.”

-Ray Peat

Aromorphosis: a morphological process of metabolic intensification,  whereby living organisms become increasingly complex over the span of evolution. 1,321 more words


Week 10-Artist Conversation-Tony Nguyen

Artist: Tony Nguyen

Exhibition: Neoteny

Media: Metal

Gallery: Dr. Maxine Merlino Gallery

Website: eltigresite.wordpress.com

Instagram: elll_tigre

About the Artist: 314 more words


The story of the axolotl is not unique to the natural world, but it is truly fascinating.

The axolotl, Mexican salamander or Mexican walking fish, is a neotenic salamander that becomes an adult and reaches sexual maturity without undergoing any biological changes or metamorphosis. 317 more words


Parenting instincts, opioids and Mickey Mouse

There’s an article in the New York Times today covering a study of opioid addiction and parenting instincts. Any study about parenting instincts grabs my attention, because that’s what I am so curious about. 527 more words