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Dr Viren Swami on physical attraction

Young man and young woman

 

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Dr Viren Swami is a social psychologist based at the University of Westminster. He talks to the Wellcome Trust's Daniel Glaser about the secrets of physical attraction, how body image differs across cultures, and why who you fancy can change depending on how hungry you are.

This packed lunch event was recorded live on 5 June 2009 at Wellcome Collection.

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