Love

Why and how do we fall in love? In these TED Talks, scientists, psychologists, poets and painters explore the mystery of romance.

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Sex: Can we talk?

9 talks • 2h 11m
A few things you've always wanted to know about sex: why we enjoy it, how to explain it, and, importantly, how flowers do it.

In the mood for love

11 talks • 2h 33m
Love: it’s what makes the world go round. And also: all you need. As well as that thing, in addition to war, in which all is fair. Here, TED Talks about this most basic of human emotions.

Talks that just might save your relationship

8 talks • 2h 9m
No matter how long you've been together, it never hurts to have a little refresher course on what really matters.

The weird science of love

5 talks • 1h 28m
Love often feels inexplicable, the most unpredictable of forces. Using science, math and methodical observation, these speakers offer clues to understanding it.
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How to be lucky in love

Being lucky in love isn’t like being struck by lightning — it’s a lot less random (and painful). Psychologist Barry Schwartz and biological anthropologist Helen Fisher share the...
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