Love @ National Geographic Magazine. ‘Scientists say that the brain chemistry of infatuation is akin to mental illness—which gives new meaning to “madly in love”. We have relied on stories to explain the complexities of love, tales of jealous gods and arrows. Now, however, these stories—so much a part of every civilization—may be changing as science steps in to explain what we have always felt to be myth, to be magic. For the first time, new research has begun to illuminate where love lies in the brain, the particulars of its chemical components.’
Update: The Science of Love.