Editor's note: A reader recently asked for our thoughts about the history of marriage across time. This is a topic that Dr. Lorne Campbell tackled in our book, The Science of Relationships: Answers to Your Questions about Dating, Marriage, and Family, so we've included … [Read more...] about Are We Meant to be Monogamous?
A guy recently asked me to split the dinner check with him. It was our first date. I immediately wanted to yell “Cheapskate!!” at the top of my lungs, grab my purse and run. How could I have that reaction, considering that I am a strong, independent woman? I was so upset with … [Read more...] about Talk is Cheap, and He Was Too
By Dr. Paul Eastwick, in collaboration with Drs. Eli Finkel, Ben Karney, Harry Reis, & Sue Sprecher* *The latter four authors are listed alphabetically For centuries, entrepreneurial types have claimed to possess the secrets of romantic attraction, promising that their … [Read more...] about Evidence to Support a Valid Online Dating Matching Algorithm: My Wish List
According to the superstition, the person you kissed at midnight on New Year’s Eve is the one you’ll share your love and affection with in the upcoming year. An NYE kiss allegedly brings good luck for the future of your relationship with the person on the other end of your … [Read more...] about Can a Kiss Predict the Future?