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The Science Of Love

The Science Of Love

Scientists explain how love truly is a chemical reaction.

The Science of Love

Thursday, February 14, 2013 - 16:15

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  1. Biochemistry - The study of chemical processes in living organisms.
  2. Neurotransmitter - Chemicals  originating in a nerve cell that send information to a neighboring nerve cell.
  3. Dopamine - A neurotransmitter that is responsible for reward-driven learning.
  4. Oxytocin - A hormone shown to help mothers bond with their newborn babies and encourage couples to grow emotionally with one another.

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