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Ode on a Grecian Urn

Pepe Le-Pew's Skunk Medicine: Pointers for Courtship Today

Tara Fass | Posted 03.31.2014 | Comedy
Tara Fass

Pepe Le-Pew is a gregarious skunk, endlessly pursuing and painfully rebuffed every time by an elusive Penelope Pussycat, who is silenced because she c...

Kate Upton

Francis Levy | Posted 02.21.2013 | Celebrity
Francis Levy

"Beauty is Only Skin Deep" as The Temptations sing, but a billboard can stop traffic and a magazine cover on a newsstand can be perused so frequently ...

Why Keats Was Wrong

David Orrell | Posted 01.14.2013 | Books
David Orrell

Most people would not associate the dry pursuit of objective scientific knowledge with a powerful sense of aesthetics. But in many areas of science there has always been a strong belief in the correspondence between truth and beauty--to the point where today some theories almost seem to be competing in a beauty contest.