Animal attraction dating

31-Mar-2019 05:14

Older male elephants, for example, exude sexual prowess with a mix of chemicals the younger bulls can't muster.Milos Novotny of the Institute of Pheromone Research at Indiana University has shown that special molecules produced by male mice can simultaneously attract females and repel, and even anger, rival males.

Men and women possessing these traits are seen as attractive, Thornhill said, because they advertise reproductive health.

These subconscious scents might be related to pheromones, chemical signals produced by the body to communicate reproductive quality.