The Science of Aesthetics

Somewhat related to yesterday's post about using data, statistics and science as tools for improving design, Keith Lang has a great video explaining some of the science behind how humans perceive design and aesthetics. I missed this when it went up a month ago, but fortunately, Jan-Christoph Borchardt linked to it yesterday.

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