The Science Behind St. Valentine's Day

The Science Behind St. Valentine's Day

The Science Behind St. Valentine’s Day

When you think of St. Valentine’s Day what pops into your head?

Do you think of red roses, red hearts, boxes of chocolates, or romantic music? St. Valentine’s Day is about romance, or the sexual attraction between two people. Because of this, many of the symbols that we have come to associate with St. Valentine’s Day have their biological roots in sexual attraction. Let’s take a look at a few.

 

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