Is It Lust Or Is It Love? (VIDEO)

October 31, 2014 by Justin Lehmiller

In this TEDx talk, Dr. Terri Orbuch describes the science behind lust and love. Research shows that these are completely distinct experiences and, as Orbuch explains, there are actually four specific signs that you can use to tell them apart. In addition to detailing the physiology and psychology behind lust and love, Orbuch offers research-based advice on ways of recreating lust for long-term, loving couples. This is a must-watch video for anyone interested in learning more about the science of relationships. Happy viewing!

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Dr. Justin Lehmiller
Founder & Owner of Sex and Psychology

Dr. Justin Lehmiller is a social psychologist and Research Fellow at The Kinsey Institute. He runs the Sex and Psychology blog and podcast and is author of the popular book Tell Me What You Want. Dr. Lehmiller is an award-winning educator, and a prolific researcher who has published more than 50 academic works.

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