Menstrual cycle special. Oct 2013

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Summary: <p>This month, it’s a menstrual cycle special. We find out how changes in your hormone levels can influence your attitudes to kissing and dancing, make you flirt more, and even affect the psychology of your partner.<br> </p><p>I've covered cyclic effects on mating psychology many, many times before on the podcast. If you want to hear more, click on the label for "<a href="">human oestrus</a>".<br> </p><p><audio><br> </audio><br> </p><p><a href="">Download the MP3</a><br> </p><p><b>Rate me!</b><br> Rate, review, or listen <a href="">in iTunes</a> or <a href=";refid=stpr">in Stitcher.</a><br> </p><img src=""><br> <p><i>Yep, it's that time of the month again. Time for another Psychology of Attractiveness Podcast, that is! Ho ho ho. <a href="">Shane Taremi/Flickr</a></i><br> </p><p><b>The articles covered in the show:</b><br> </p><p>Cappelle, T., &amp; Fink, B. (2013). Changes in women’s attractiveness perception of masculine men’s dances across the ovulatory cycle: Preliminary data. <span style="font-style: italic;">Evolutionary Psychology, 11</span>(5), 965-972. <a href="">Read paper</a><br> </p><p>Cantú, S. M., Simpson, J. A., Griskevicius, V., Weisberg, Y. J., Durante, K. M., &amp; Beal, D. J. (in press). Fertile and selectively flirty: Women’s behavior toward men changes across the ovulatory cycle. <span style="font-style: italic;">Psychological Science</span>. <a href="">Read paper [pdf]</a><br> </p><p>Wlodarski, R., &amp; Dunbar, R. I. M. (in press). Menstrual cycle effects on attitudes to kissing. <span style="font-style: italic;">Human Nature</span>. <a href="">Read summary</a><br> </p><p>Cobey, K. D., Buunk, A. P., Pollet, T. V., Klipping, C., &amp; Roberts, S. C. (in press). Men perceive their female partners, and themselves, as more attractive around ovulation. <span style="font-style: italic;">Biological Psychology</span>. <a href="">Read summary</a><br> </p>