If this story had appeared five months earlier, I’d have suspected it was an April Fool’s joke — but it seems to be on the level. Interesting reading. 🙂
Summary from site: “Talking to an attractive woman really can make a man lose his mind, according to a new study.”
Article by Pat Hagan. Telegraph.co.uk, September 3 2009.
The research shows men who spend even a few minutes in the company of an attractive woman perform less well in tests designed to measure brain function than those who chat to someone they do not find attractive.
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Psychologists at Radboud University in The Netherlands carried out the study after one of them was so struck on impressing an attractive woman he had never met before, that he could not remember his address when she asked him where he lived.