Deane Salyers

The Forces of Attraction

Why we are attracted to certain people can seem like a mystery. From twins marrying twins to couples who look alike, and May-December romances, can biologists explain the mysteries of why we love whom we love?
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The Biology of Mating

By Jennifer Latson

Is biology guiding mate choice?
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Falling in Love

By Paul Thagard Ph.D.

Love is not directed at just a body, soul, or mind, but at an embodied person.
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Birds of a Feather

By Gwendolyn Seidman Ph.D.

Research examines why we prefer people who are similar to us.
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Deciding Whether to Marry

By Jeremy E Sherman Ph.D., MPP

Six tips with application to other humongous decisions.