Researchers Scientifically Link Dancing Ability to Mate Quality

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

One Response

  1. “In species where fathers invest less than mothers in their offspring, females tend to be more selective in mate choice and males therefore invest more in courtship display.”

    I think we can move on now.

    Because in a societal sense, this ain’t changin’.

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