The Science Behind St. Valentine's Day

The Science Behind St. Valentine’s DayWhen you think of St. Valentine’s Day what pops into your head?...more
Uh-oh...I skipped all of these yesterday except for the chocolate...but I eat that every day.  I ...more

The Secret to a Great First Impression

 Many people are dating online. This means people are actually meeting on their first date. Often this is a brief date to see if there is an attraction. Scientists have found there are a few things that you can do to make the best first impression. ...more

Spotting a Sucessful Man

Recently I was posed a question. A woman emailed us at the Science of Love and said Dawn, my girlfriend and I are going to do speed –dating, where we only get 5 minutes to meet someone. Any chance, there’s an easy scientific way to spot the winners from the losers? Signed KateWell Kate, it turns out there may actually be an simply way to spot a winner....more

Why we love a great old fashioned chick flick!

 How many times have you sat with popcorn in one hand and a box of tissues in the other, watching a tear-jerking epic romance? Wonder why you love them so much?You can thank your mirror neurons....more

Summer Lovin' -- Fact or Fiction?

You’ve probably heard phases such as "summer lovin'" or "hot summer romance". Are these phrases backed-up by science or are they just cute little sayings that make fun songs in musicals? Most animals have a mating season, which is usually fall or spring, but humans are different. We can have sex, get pregnant, and have children anytime of the year we want. Therefore, you might wonder if spring and summer really affect our dating or sex life?   ...more

The Science of Attraction (pt 1)

Pat Wright recently moved to Florida to begin a new chapter in her life. She was single, available, and ready to meet someone special.  However, she was quickly confronted by a problem many women in her situation face. How do you start dating again? ...more

Introduction into the Science of Love

 With a savory flush of sensual, dewy-skinned lust, a scantily clad brunette ambles onto the stage. She exhales audibly, brushes one caramel leg across the other, and locks the audience’s eyes in a visual embrace. A hush blankets the theater. Every spectator’s breath comes more quickly than the last. Hearts pump with growing vigor. Faces flush and every body suddenly becomes desperately aware of the body next to it....more

The Science of Love

With a savory flush of sensual, dewy-skinned lust, a scantily clad brunette ambles onto the stage. She exhales audibly, brushes one caramel leg across the other, and locks the audience’s eyes in a visual embrace. A hush blankets the theater. Every spectator’s breath comes more quickly than the last. Hearts pump with growing vigor. Faces flush and every body suddenly becomes desperately aware of the body next to it. ...more