The Good Reasons We Get Involved in Bad Relationships

Getting involved in bad relationships is not just bad luck. There are good reasons supported by research why we choose relationships that will ultimately be unfulfilling.

Would You Give Up Good Looks for a Great Personality?

Can we consciously discern the traits which motivate our dating and mating decisions?

Why Is Secret Sex So Exciting?

Do you have a secret relationship? Do you find secret sex to be more exciting? Find out why secret sex can be more novel, thrilling, intimate, and satisfying.

How to Spot a Cheater Before You Get Involved

How to spot a cheater before you get involved in a relationship with him/her. Plus, how to find a partner who is more likely to remain faithful.

The 4 Most Common Myths About Men and Sex

Do men and women really differ in their sexual desires? Many of our beliefs about men and sex are surprisingly tenuous.

The Psychology of Sexual 'Afterglow'

Do you feel an afterglow after sex? Here's what it might say about your relationship.

Why Physical Attraction Is (and Isn't) So Important

Good looks may be both undervalued and overvalued in our dating and mating decisions, depending on the context.

4 Romantic Resolutions You Can Make Today

Try these simple and easy resolutions to help nurture your romantic relationship.

3 of the Strangest Rules of Sexual Attraction

Forget what you think you know about sexual attraction. We may not actually realize who we are attracted to or why we are attracted to them.

This Could Be Why Your Mother-in-Law Doesn’t Like You

Feeling at odds with your in-laws? Find out the reasons behind their dislike and get some tips to ease this common conflict.

3 Ways to Manage Second Thoughts After a Breakup

Are you having second thoughts about ending a relationship? These strategies will reinforce your decision to split and help you move on after a breakup.

Why It Feels So Good to Hear That Your Ex Got Dumped

Why does it feel so good when you find out that your ex has been dumped by his or her latest lover?

Can You Read Your Partner’s Mind?

The ability to accurately read your partner’s thoughts and feelings may enhance your relationship.

3 Unexpected Ways to Make Yourself More Attractive

Have you considered trying some unusual tactics to make yourself more attractive? Beware, what makes you feel more attractive may actually make you less attractive to others.

Why Do We Judge Others So Harshly for One Negative Event?

Psychological research suggests three reasons why one negative event, such as Ryan Lochte’s false report of a robbery in Rio, can change our perceptions so strongly.

5 Secret Ways You Keep Your Partner (and Yourself) Faithful

Have you ever wondered about the unconscious behaviors we perform in order to stay faithful? And to keep our mates faithful? Find out which of these behaviors you perform.

Why Your Perfect Partner Doesn't Need to Be Ideal

Our partner may not match our ideal preferences, but we employ a variety of psychological techniques to keep us happy with the person we're with.

3 Surprising Facts About the Dangerous Power of Love

We think of love as an entirely positive emotion, but there are some surprising downsides to being in love.

Why the Least Available Men May Seem the Most Attractive

Why are women attracted to attached men? And when do you need to worry about your significant other?

The Traits That Make You a Great Romantic Partner

Your personality can make or break your romantic relationship. Find out which traits are associated with better (and worse) romantic outcomes.

Should You Date 'Out of Your League'?

Want to be in a relationship that lasts? You may want to consider a partner close to your own level of attractiveness. Here's why.

4 Ways You Can Turn a Crush Into a Relationship

Summer crush season is upon us! Here's how to make the feeling mutual.

Does Talking to Attractive Women Make Men Dumber?

If women value intelligent mates, why do men become less intelligent when talking to beautiful women?

Do Married People Really Have Less Sex?

Do single people really feel more sexually satisfied than their married counterparts?

3 Clues to Help Figure Out if It's the Real Thing

These three clues can help you to determine whether your relationship is marriage material.

Is a Sexy Voice More Attractive Than a Pretty Face?

The upside to having a sexy voice, the downside to having a partner with a sexy voice.

Women DO Make the First Move

Women DO make the first move, but it may not be the move you're anticipating.

3 Shocking Truths About Sexual Attraction

Think: Oedipus, baboons, and disgust.

To Be Funny or Not to Be Funny--That is the Question

A good sense of humor is considered one of the most important traits in a potential mate by both men and women, but should you use humor if you're trying to attract a partner?

3 Ways Your Unconscious Mind May Be Keeping You Single

Many people are consciously and happily single. But if you are interesting in finding a mate, consider these unconscious factors which may be affecting your status.