Tag Archive: Helen Fisher

Helen Fisher: Love is an addiction

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In the Brain, Romantic Love Is Basically an Addiction By Helen Fisher | February 13, 2015 11:43 am Excerpt 1) Scientists have now shown that food, sex, and gambling compulsions employ many of the same brain pathways activated by substance…
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Achiral GnRH: no prophesy, just prediction

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Predictions build on facts, mysterious “tongues” do not. (1 Corinthians 14:2-4) Effective communication demands that audiences understand what serious scientists and theologians can or cannot predict. Predicting the end of evolutionary theory or the end of the world by focusing…
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BioAnthropology News: it’s evolution; no epigenetics allowed

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“Human Evolution: Early Human Diets” webcast Excerpt: What was on the dinner plate for early humans a million years ago? My comment: A million years ago? I think 30, 000 years is a stretch given the speed at which ecological…
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Neuroscience and attachment: a human difference?

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Neuroscience of Human Attachment Source: Brain Posts [Neuroscience Medicine] Excerpt: Social behavior appears to regulated through both affective evaluation (emotional mentalization) and cognitive control systems (cognitive mentalizations).  These systems interact with hormonal and neurotransmitter domains in influencing social interactions. ——————————————…
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The Perversion of Science by Evolutionary Psychologists

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“I should think we might fairly gauge the future of biological science, centuries ahead, by estimating the time it will take to reach a complete, comprehensive understanding of odor.”