They say that beauty lies in the eye of the beholder, but is that really true? Is it truly subjective, or are there unwritten laws guiding our choices when it comes to picking a partner? Science has gone a long way in answering some of these important questions. It may take away a bit of magic when it comes to the area of love, but it also helps us understand how we think and feel as humans in general. Nature has done a lot of things in order to ensure that we keep propagating our species, and this list looks at 10 of the most interesting facts when it comes to the mysterious world of love and attraction.

Matter Of Choice

There is quite a difference between what straight men and gay men find attractive in terms of features. Gay men apparently are more attracted to men with extremely masculine features, while straight men are attractive to women with highly feminine features.

Just Friends?

This is a question that has haunted people for generations now. Can a man and woman just be friends? The research now tells us that men have a greater chance of developing an attraction to their women friends, and women generally tend to prefer having non-sexual friendships. Shocker!

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