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Mating Matters
Host Dr. Wendy Walsh uses science, personal interviews and pop culture to reveal that mating strategy is the secret evolutionary motivation for most every human behavior. We are wired to reproduce. Even when we are not thinking about sex, our ancient programming makes us respond to reproductive cues that impact just about every decision we make. Using evolutionary psychology, Mating Matters examines relationships, sexuality, and how society and culture shape us all. Dr. Wendy Walsh looks at the biological, psychological and sociological underpinnings of love, attachment and gender dynamics....
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4.7 stars from 360 ratings
Great content
I heard about this podcast through an ad on another podcast and Dr Wendy drew me in right away with the ad. I immediately searched and subscribed. I binged the first 5 episodes while walking my dog. After that I told all my friends about it. I love the information that’s backed by science and...Read full review »
412Gal via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/30/20
“Musicality was designed to attract women” “Men are natural map makers.” “Catholics probably invented the missionary position.” These are just a few examples of why I feel that this podcast is mostly speculative and nonscientific. This podcast is for people who don’t want to spend too much time...Read full review »
Anne Athema via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 10/25/20
Love it!
I always look forward to hearing you podcast. I’m hoping you can get back on track with regular podcasts. Very informative! 💙
MMG717 via Apple Podcasts · United States of America · 09/25/20
Recent Episodes
Dr. Wendy is hard at work on an episode called Fantasies and Fetishes where she talks to sex researcher Justin Lehmiller from the world famous Kinsey Institute. That episode is coming soon, but in the meantime there was a lot more they talked about that was too good to hoard, like his research on...
Published 11/25/20
In this special episode, we catch up with our promiscuous alpha Dr. Wendy spoke to in season one. Our listener first contacted us because he was at a crossroads. At the age of 24 he guessed he'd had about 200 sex partners. But the birth of his little girl really got him thinking about what he...
Published 11/11/20
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Published 10/28/20
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