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max A., U.S. Dentist.

See: pleasure curve.

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... there are easy emotions and difficult emotions. Easy emotions are evoked within nanoseconds, microseconds and milliseconds - anger, lust, fear, pleasure, entertainment and excitement are some examples. These emotions are associated with fast breathing and heart-rate, fast visual and verbal processing. ...

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by sushil_yadav
Sat Mar 08, 2014 4:20 am
Forum: Ecology
Topic: Industrial Society Destroys Mind and Environment
Replies: 45
Views: 61545

Music appreciation

I am a huge music fan. I listen to music everyday, almost all day. It brings me great pleasure. But, will this appreciation for music last? Isn't it costly (in evolution's eyes)? It is a kind of addiction, so is it healthy for us to spend so much time focused on a ...

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by NathanCroftonBond
Mon Nov 04, 2013 3:48 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Music appreciation
Replies: 0
Views: 730

Thinking in terms of evolution

... been with evolution. I have been trying to analyse all human behaviour in terms of evolutionary advantage/purpose. This includes depression, love, pleasure, etc. I find I am become too scientific about everything, but is there such a thing? I guess I feel it's taking some pleasure out of life, ...

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by NathanCroftonBond
Sun Oct 27, 2013 7:29 pm
Forum: Evolution
Topic: Thinking in terms of evolution
Replies: 4
Views: 3642

Why did evolution make intercourse un-pleasurable for women?

... intercourse is pleasurable for men, but not women? (In general, women do not orgasm from vaginal stimulation, and some don't even feel any pleasure from it at all.) I would have thought that it would make more sense, from an evolutionary standpoint, to make coital sex enjoyable for * both ...

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by vanizorc
Sun Dec 02, 2012 12:06 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Why did evolution make intercourse un-pleasurable for women?
Replies: 2
Views: 3461

Re: Sound and how the brain reacts to it

... business and whilst listening to certain music, or a chord can send shivers down my spine, they do not generally give me this little waves of pleasure that run across my neck and head in the same way. I work in an office and at the moment the sounds that set me off on a little wave are my ...

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by Steviep1969
Mon Nov 12, 2012 12:07 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Sound and how the brain reacts to it
Replies: 89
Views: 176764
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