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March 2, 2018


The way you perceive these two women's attractiveness and friendliness could skew your perception of them as scientists.

The Pros And Cons Of An Attractive Face

A recent study showed that study participants were more interested in a scientist's work if they found the scientist attractive.

July 14, 2005


Guppy, James Guppy

Nobody could attract women like James Bond. They just couldn’t resist his manly qualities, like his penchant for dodging bullets, or leaping from airplanes. There’s something interesting going on here. The suggestion seems to be that males who take risks are more attractive to females. Studies done on another species, guppies, suggest just such a mechanism for the attractiveness of risk-taking. Learn more on this Moment of Science.

March 31, 2005


Humming Fish

Have you heard of humming fish? Learn more on this Moment of Science.

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