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Kayt Sukel earned a BS in cognitive psychology from Carnegie Mellon University and a MS in engineering psychology from the Georgia Institute of Technology. A passionate traveler and science writer, her work has appeared in the Atlantic Monthly, the New Scientist, USA Today, the Washington Post, ISLANDS, Parenting, the Bark, American Baby, and the AARP Bulletin. She is a partner at the award-winning family travel website Travel Savvy Mom (www.travelsavvymom.com), and is also a frequent contributor to the Dana Foundation's many science publications (www.dana.org). Much of her work can be found on her website, kaytsukel.typepad.com, including stories about out-of-body experiences, computer models of schizophrenia, and exotic travel with young ...more

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Dirty Minds: How Our Brains...
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Dirty Minds by Kayt Sukel
"An accessible update on the scientific research in the love department."
Dirty Minds by Kayt Sukel
"A book doesn't often make me stop and go whoa. This one did. Frequently. Great information and written with surprising humor. The stories and anecdotes are well used and the science isn't beyond the level of a non scientist like me."
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"Unless you have a neuroscience background or haven take a LOT of science classes, this one won't interest you. But if you understand scientific jargon, this book is awesome!"
date: April 03, 2013 06:00PM
location: SUNY Plattsburgh, ACC Ballrooms, Plattsburgh, NY, The United States
description: Philosophers, theologians, artists, and boy bands have waxed poetic about the nature of love for centuries. But what does the brain have to say about the way we carry our hearts? In the wake of a divorce, science writer and single mother Kayt Sukel made herself a guinea pig in the labs of some unusual love experts to get some answers. As science and technology advance to allow us a more focused examination of the intricate dance between the brain and our environments, both are shedding light on ...more
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Kayt Sukel Kelly/yllektra wrote: "Thanks for adding me, Ms Sukel! :)"

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