Women are instinctively attracted to men who can dance, but why? Is it just because women enjoy dancing themselves? Actually, It’s more basic and important than that. A scientific study says that women use dancing ability to evaluate mate quality.
Dance has long been recognized as a signal of courtship in many animal species, including humans. Better dancers presumably attract more mates, or a more desirable mate.
What’s seemingly obvious in everyday life, however, has not always been rigorously verified by science. Now, a study by scientists at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, for the first time links dancing ability to established measures of mate quality in humans. Read more