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At last, neuroscientists are learning how the hormone shapes social behaviors such as pair-bonding and parental care. It’s more complicated than they thought.
  • Knowable Magazine
Surges of different neurotransmitters give rise to the emotional whirlwind that characterizes the early stages of romantic relationships.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
From pregnancy to parenthood, child-rearing shapes the brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
There’s no mistaking a broken heart for a broken bone — but our brains might look at both kinds of pain the same way.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
This film investigates whether dogs love us by reviewing behavioural and neuroscientific evidence.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
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What looking at the brains of a mother and child can teach us.
  • BioInteractive
For Valentine's Day, read up on how love affects the brain.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Efforts to uncover nature's way of initiating labor led to the basic science discovery of a brain chemical that is involved in a host of social behaviors.
  • BrainFacts/SfN
Lucy Brown and Helen Fischer use both psychological and biological approaches to gain insights into the mystery of “love” and share their insights on the website The Anatomy of Love.