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How We Love

Love is instinctive and essential, but what is it that brings certain people together? In this hour, TED speakers examine the mystery of connection and relationships.

Amy Webb explains how she found love with some help from algorithms. Ryan Lash/Courtesy of TED hide caption

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Can You Use Algorithms To Find Love?
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It's De-Lovely Roger, Shorty And His Giants
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Anthropologist Helen Fischer explains how our brains behave when we're in love. Andrew Heavens/Courtesy of TED hide caption

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What Happens To Our Brain When We're In Love?
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Are We Asking Too Much Of Our Spouses?
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Somebody to Love Various Artists
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