What Makes Us Click Morning Edition explores how technology affects the way we find and think about love.

Elizabeth and David visited each other four times for a total of 54 days, and on their most recent visit, David proposed and then bought a house for them in Wales. Courtesy of Elizabeth Schunck hide caption

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Hear Elizabeth and David tell their love story

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In 2015, Hadiya Roderique set up an online dating profile on OkCupid. After she suspected her race affected the amount of messages she received, she decided to try an experiment. Courtsey of Hadiya Roderique hide caption

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'What Would My Experience Be Like If I Were White?' An Online Dating Experiment

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A Modern Day Long-Distance Love Story

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Ari Curtis, author of Least Desirable, a blog about dating as a black woman. Kholood Eid for NPR hide caption

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'Least Desirable'? How Racial Discrimination Plays Out In Online Dating

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In the lingo of online dating, submarining begins when someone with whom you have romantic involvement ghosts — or disappears from your life without notice — only to resurface with no apology. Hanna Barczyk for NPR hide caption

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Late December through Valentine's Day is the busiest time of the year for dating apps and sites, according to Match.com. Hanna Barczyk for NPR hide caption

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What Makes Us Click: How Online Dating Shapes Our Relationships

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