Do animals share our sense of beauty? What about causality?

Philip Dhingra
Philosophistry
Published in
2 min readJul 17, 2023

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photo of a horse’s head shrouded in shadow, looking pensive
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There is a book making the rounds, An Immense World: How Animal Senses Reveal the Hidden Realms Around Us. But what if the opposite of the subtitle is true and animals share the same world as us? If we could talk to animals, would we find out that they also like lounging by the pool, listening to music, and drinking beer? From my notebook:

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Philip Dhingra
Philosophistry

Author of Dear Hannah, a cautionary tale about self-improvement. Learn more: philipkd.com