Call Me Stormy

Finding righteous currents in turbulent times

The Science of Love

What happens to our bodies chemically when we fall in love? Turns out our brains start to resemble those of cocaine users. At least, similar chemical compounds are released that stimulate our pleasure centers, while minimizing pain and fear. Other chemical changes follow, spelled out in this episode of AsapSCIENCE.

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