Skip to content
Author:
  • Video
  • 30 mins

Why are things beautiful?

Updated Friday, 21st November 2014

The concept of beauty is explored in these short animations. 

This page was published over five years ago. Please be aware that due to the passage of time, the information provided on this page may be out of date or otherwise inaccurate, and any views or opinions expressed may no longer be relevant. Some technical elements such as audio-visual and interactive media may no longer work. For more detail, see our Archive and Deletion Policy

Beauty is explored in these animations. Subjects covered include David Hume's theory of good taste, the beauty of mathematics, the evolution of beauty and Plato's ideas on beauty. 
 
What is beauty? Let us know using our comments facility below. 
 
 

Ratings

Share

Related content (tags)

Copyright information

For further information, take a look at our frequently asked questions which may give you the support you need.

Have a question?