Tuesday, November 28, 2023

Tag: neurotransmitter

‚ÄúThe Weak Science Behind the Wrongly Named Moral Molecule‚ÄĚ

The latest research shows that the effect of the ‚Äúmoral molecule‚ÄĚ oxytocin has a much more complicated effect on human behavior than we think, according to Ed Yong in a recent article for The Atlantic. ‚ÄúSeveral scientists have shown that this tower of evidence for oxytocin‚Äôs positive influence is built on weak foundations,‚ÄĚ he writes.