Is Love at First Sight Real?

An empirical study of first encounters between strangers gives scientists new insight into love at first sight.

What Does Being With Your Partner Say About You?

Whether you flaunt your sexy spouse or feel like your partner shows you off, new evidence suggests that romantic partners could be a trusted source for impressions.

6 Simple Exercises to Benefit Your Relationship

Try out a few tricks that happy couples use to support their relationship satisfaction.

Why You Talk About Your Relationship With Friends

It's not what we say — it's why we say it.

Defy the Odds: Here's How to Keep Your Relationship Happy

Relationships tend to experience a decline in romantic satisfaction. Will yours?

How Long Should You Date Before Getting Married?

Consider these points before you make the move towards marriage.

Are Same-Sex or Heterosexual Relationships More Stable?

As Americans become more accepting of sexual minorities, differences between same-sex and different-sex relationships are smaller than ever.

Love Styles Are Not Arbitrary: Why Do You Have Yours?

What determines how you love: is it a story of nature or nurture?

A New Toxic Trend in Relationships: Is Yours at Risk?

Do you look to your partner to support for your own self-expression? A cultural trend is having unforeseen consequences for couples.

The 4 Main Reasons Why People Stay Friends With Their Exes

Will a friendship with your ex-romantic partner work out? It depends on your motives.

Are You Dating Confident?

How do you approach dating? Here's why confidence can help.

A New Way to Make Your Relationship Happier?

Can an unconventional intervention involving photos of your partner with a puppy help a relationship last?

6 Sure Signs That You're in Love

What does love and being in love look like?

Can a Relationship Succeed if One Partner Is Much Older?

6 core questions to know if your age-gap relationship has what it takes to last.

Interracial Marriages: What Has (and Hasn't) Changed

How many marriages are interracial today versus 60 years ago? Where are interracial marriages most common?

Geographical Differences in Love

Are you living in a region populated by highly anxious people? Research reveals where love comes easy.

Expectations Can Hurt Your Relationship

Certain expectations, if they're unmet, can be problematic for your relationship.

Is "Your Relationship" Another Reason to Drink Coffee?

Our everyday experiences, like how much sleep we get and whether we drink caffeine, may affect our relationship satisfaction.

When Do Nice Guys Finish First?

When does the dating advantage go to the nice guy?

Are You Taking an Anti-Love Drug?

Before writing off the idea of a love drug, you might be surprised to learn how some common drugs are already affecting the bio-chemical bases of love.

Is Your Relationship a Good One? 4 Ways to Know

Evaluating whether a relationship is right for you just got a bit easier.

What Happens if You Love a Flirt?

Does flirting have a place in ongoing relationships or should it be limited to relationship initiation?

7 Secrets to a Successful Relationship

Lasting love is hard to come by - how do successful couples make their relationships work?

This Surprising Activity May Raise the Risk of Cheating

There is, in fact, a dark side to traveling abroad.

One Simple Way to Stand Out in the Dating Pool

Success on dating apps can be made easier with a simple trick, as suggested by new research.

5 Questions to Test the Strength of Your Relationship

Gain some insight into your relationship over the holidays by asking yourself these questions.

The Secret Epidemic Facing Modern Couples

Are you and your partner equally committed? New research reveals the perils of asymmetrically committed relationships.

What a Couple's Pillow Talk Can Reveal

How is what your behavior after sex connected to your relationship satisfaction or the hormonal influences of sexual activity?

Hey Straight Women: Need Dating Advice? Ask a Gay Man.

The bond between straight women and gay men is real, and here to stay.

7 Questions You Have to Ask Each Other Before You Commit

Marriage is a big deal. Before you commit, test your relationship with these seven questions to sure you're making a good decision.