Breasts: they’re all about brains and…well, a few other things


A friend led me to this very interesting article, “Off our chests: what breasts tell us about the state of the world.” It’s an article by Greg Hanscom (Grist), who interviews the author of the new book, Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History, by Florence Williams.

Here is the trailer for the book:

Yep, there’s a reason why people are so fascinated by boobs; they are oracles, forecasting the future of this planet! But while there’s a humorous side to all this, there’s also some interesting facts and serious issues to consider. It seems like worthwhile reading.

See also:

* Grist: a beacon in the smog
* Florence Williams website