Love at first sight. What does science say?

Why do we fall in love? And why do we feel attracted to some people and not to others? Putting love under the microscope of science has been the goal of neurobiologist and anthropologist Helen Fisher for nearly 30 years. “Throughout history, human beings have been able to compose songs for love, sing for love, […]

The 3 stages of love, according to science

Anthropologist and psychologist Helen Fisher, a member of the think tank of the Department of Anthropology at Rutgers University, New York, has studied love for forty years and how it affects the brain. According to the scientist, love works like an addiction, in fact, it activates the same areas of the brain as that of […]