If you were a brain, and you'd been
brains pay attention to what brains
evolving for a very, very long time...
what would you find interesting?
care about, not necessarily what the
* Surprise, novelty, the unexpected
conscious mind cares about. And to
the brain, quot;interestingquot; is just the
* Emotionally touching (the whole
most basic prereq.
kids and puppies thing)
* Counterintuitive failures or
* Fun, playfulness, humor
* Varying visuals
* Faces of people, especially with
* Sounds, music
* Shock, creepy things
and of course...