How We Love : TED Radio Hour 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.

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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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Amy Webb: Can You Use Algorithms To Find Love?

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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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Helen Fisher: What Happens To Our Brain When We're In Love?

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Esther Perel: Are We Asking Too Much Of Our Spouses?

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Jeff Kluger: What Makes Siblings Bond?

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Jeff Kluger: What Makes Siblings Bond?

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Angela Patton: A Father-Daughter Dance — In Prison?

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