If something has ever attracted the attention of poets and artists, that is “Love”. But, what does science has to say about it? In her article,  “The sinister reason why people fall in love (BBC)“,  Melissa Hogenboom  (with the participation of IBSEN’s PI Robin Dunbar and other scientists) gives us some rather intriguing clues. If you ever wondered why humans have developed monogamous relationships, what is the link between mother-child bond and romantic love or why is it that passion normally decays in long term relationships, you will definitely enjoy the reading.