We asked experts where beauty ideals come from. They (mostly) disagreed

We asked an art historian, a journalist, a gender studies lecturer and an evolutionary behavioural geneticist about the origin of beauty. They pretty much all disagreed with each other, but each had valuable insights.

Rubens museum steers visitors away from nudes, in jab at Facebook censorship

Visitors to a Belgian art gallery were stunned when security guards ordered them away from nude paintings by Flemish master Peter Paul Rubens, in what turned out to be a stunt to protest at Facebook blocking the artworks on the grounds of decency.