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What are the complex processes in the brain involved with choosing a mate, and are these processes different in females versus males?
(Science Daily - News, )

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I've got a mate who works there.

Never leave a mate behind.
(Finnish proverb)

He who has a mate has a master.
(Italian proverb)

Try to take for a mate a person of your own neighborhood.

He was also a mate.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Males are believed to suppress hunger to find a mate.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The colour red is used in the animal kingdom to attract a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The hard part isn't finding a mate, it's staying with them, expert says.
(USA Today - National, )

Researchers compiled the top deal breakers people have when finding a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The founder and CEO of eHarmony offers advice on how to surf the web for a mate.
(CNBC, )

A 20-foot python from a zoo in America has given birth without the help of a mate.
(The Independent - Enviroment, )

Instead of foraging elsewhere, some birds stand by while a mate feasts, researchers find.
(The New York Times - Science, )

In zebra finches, only males learn and sing songs, as this is the way they attract a mate.
(Science Daily - News, )

A mate, in this case another snail with a left-spiralling shell, has been found for Jeremy.
(CBC Radio in CBC News - Technology & Science, )

Evolution has driven us to be risk-averse when it comes to choosing a mate, researchers say.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Female mice prefer songs of mice that are different from their parents when selecting a mate.
(Science Daily - News, )

When chimps seek out a mate, they look for a chimpanzee with a very different genetic makeup.
(UPI - Science News, )

Rochester researchers found that men can suppress their hunger in order to focus on finding a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

For these beetles to find a mate of the right species, timing is everything, according to research.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers have now demonstrated that females choose a mate based on the males’ hidden wing colors.
(Science Daily - News, )

Researchers found the science of how a peacock fans out and shakes its tail feathers to attract a mate.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Life unfolds as a series of persuasive interactions—to get a date, a mate, a job, a promotion, a sale.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The leopard shark is the first known to produce pups asexually after previously reproducing with a mate.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

So it is no surprise that the nerdy among us put their advanced knowledge to work when seeking out a mate.
(Forbes - Technology, )

There has been a backlash against "tag a mate" memes on social media, which critics say promote body-shaming.
(BBC News - World News, )

Microscopic footage reveals how tiny plungers on their feet allow diving beetles hang on to a mate underwater.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Researchers from Hokkaido University in Japan say male Java sparrows (pictured) may 'beatbox' to attract a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The NSW SES commissioner who corruptly sacked deputy Tara McCarthy for asking questions about a mate will resign.
(Sydney Morning Herald - National, )

University of Edinburgh revealed our choice in a mate is influenced by the same genes that determine our own height.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Rochester researchers found that men can suppress their hunger in order to focus on finding a mate (stock image shown).
(Daily Mail - Health, )

A Georgia couple whose 17-year-old tortoise vanished from their yard said they believe their pet left in search of a mate.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Males can suppress their hunger in order to focus on finding a mate, a new scientific study of a species of worm has shown.
(Keith Perry in The Telegraph - Science news, )

Swansea captain Ashley Williams says he has "lost a mate" after Garry Monk's sacking as manager of the Premier League club.
(BBC Sport - Football, )

Swellings are thus no reliable fertility signal for males and allow females to follow their own agenda when choosing a mate.
(Science Daily - News, )

An extinct bird that lived 120 million years ago had iridescent feathers, probably to attract a mate, fossil evidence shows.
(BBC News - Science & Environment, )

Male bears tend to spend days courting a mate after fighting off other bears, and eventually, after having sex, both move on.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Monash Unviersity found that even though male bottletail squid only live one year, they aren't choosy when it comes to a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A lonely penguin at an aquarium in England is hoping to find a mate by creating a profile on the dating website Plenty of Fish.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Ant queens stay close to home in their hunt for a mate and as a result produce thousands of inbred offspring, a study has found.
(Science Daily - News, )

An attractive scent is just as important as good looks when it comes to choosing a mate -- at least among stick insect populations.
(Science Daily - News, )

It seems safe to say that Jose Mourinho has never had a tip-off from a mate in Sheffield about a player at Stocksbridge Park Steels.
(The Independent - Football, )

A marine biologist films male cuttlefish using their clever trick to evade bigger rivals for a mate - changing colour to look female.
(BBC News - World News, )

Whether we find ourselves fortunate or wanting in our romantic lives, looking for a mate is often an adventure we must embark upon alone.
(Forbes - Entrepreneurs, )

The tragic death of Peaches Geldof has made Daisy Buchanan, in a personal, unprofessional and ridiculous sense, feel like she's lost a mate.
(Daisy Buchanan in The Telegraph - Celebrity news, )

It's breeding season for central Florida's giant land crabs and the crustaceans are out crawling across yards and roads in search of a mate.
(NBC Weird News, )

The participants in Channel 4's show were on a hunt for a mate, or a “gazelle” as Liam (‘I’m a catch - it’s the dimples”) put it.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

Big data and the growing popularity of online dating sites may be reshaping a fundamental human activity: finding a mate, or at least a date.
(Science Daily - News, )

A big alligator nicknamed Snaggletooth is going viral thanks to a video of him strutting down a paved path in Florida while searching for a mate.
(UPI - Odd News, )

Scientists are hoping to study the genetics of an ultra-rare garden snail are asking the public for its help in finding the lonely mollusc a mate.
(Science Daily - News, )

The discovery of sawfish with no genetic material from a father suggests that female sawfish reproduce all on their own when they can’t find a mate.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Researchers at the University of Edinburgh determined that the same genes that influence a person's height also influence a person's choice of a mate.
(UPI - Science News, )

When some flatworms can't find a mate, a new study says, they reproduce in a way that will make you thank the god of your choice you're not a flatworm.
(CNET News, )

In the rush to reproduce, researchers from Tel Aviv University claim insects don't have time to check the sex of a mate so are homosexual 'by accident'.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

"The Walking Dead" creator Robert Kirkman has disclosed the sexuality of character Daryl Dixon, one of the show's few survivors to not have chosen a mate.
(UPI - Entertainment News, )

According to new research, the eyes of male net-casting spiders shrink 25 percent by the time they molt for the final time and begin searching for a mate.
(UPI - Science News, )

Stone age farmers and hunters co-existed in Europe for centuries but kept their distance, researchers say, rarely crossing cultural boundaries to find a mate.
(UPI - Science News, )

Crickets on two Hawaiian islands have independently mutated to not chirp, gaining them protection from a parasitic fly, but hindering their ability to find a mate.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Researchers from the University of Cincinnati recorded the sound the ‘purring’ wolf spider, Gladicosa gulosa (pictured) makes using dead leaves in a bid to attract a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

It's been a couple of years since Huawei sold a Mate product direct in the US. The new Huawei Mate 9 is targeted towards the business user who wants a big, fast, functional phone.
(ZDNet US, )

Here, Tian et al . characterize RHC1, a MATE family transporter that under elevated carbon dioxide concentrations promotes stomatal closure via activation of the SLAC1 anion channel.
(Nature Communications, )

A tiny fish described by researchers as a 'poor swimmer' submerges itself in just a trickle of water and travels hundreds of kilometres across Australian outback in search of a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Lonesome George is returning to the Galapagos Islands, where his longevity as the last of his giant tortoise species and fruitless attempts to find him a mate made him a local legend.
(Fox News - World, )

Just like in humans, conscientiousness leads to evolutionary benefits such as an edge in hunting, gathering, attracting a mate fending off predators, researchers at UC Berkeley found.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Emotional stability and maturity may not seem like the most glamourous of qualities, but people of both sexes rate it consistently among the topmost desirable characteristics in a mate.
(The Vancouver Sun - Celebrity, )

An expert from the University of Exeter explores the fascinating world of flamingos that dance on frozen pools in the Andes to attract a mate and explains how they thrive in these conditions.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The wolf OR7 became globally famous when he took off from his northeast Oregon pack four years ago and wandered thousands of miles in search of a mate, his movement tracked by a GPS satellite.
(Los Angeles Times - National News, )

Biologists have discovered seven new peacock spiders on the south coast of Western Australia, which use their brightly coloured fans to attract a mate, bringing the total number of species to 48.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Scientists at University College Dublin studied the mating calls of 72 species of land mammals and found have adaptations to use the Barry White effect of lowering their voices to attract a mate.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

According to the latest statistics, women in the UK outnumber men by almost a million and the perfect male suitor is more rare if your minimum intellectual requirement is a mate with a university degree.
(Daily Mail - Femail, )

In a discovery that might ring true even for some humans, researchers have shown that male brains -- at least in nematodes -- will suppress the ability to locate food in order to instead focus on finding a mate.
(Science Daily - News, )

Rutting stags and clawing bears are but two examples of male animals fighting over a mate, but new research has uncovered the first evidence of similar male struggles leading to the evolution of weaponry in plants.
(Science Daily - News, )

In the elaborate game of seeking and attracting a mate, male anole lizards have a special trick -- they grab attention by perching on a tree limb, bobbing their heads up and down, and extending a colorful throat fan, called a dewlap.
(Science Daily - News, )

Hundred of miles from its Wyoming home, "914F" wandered to the rocky North Rim of the Grand Canyon last fall—the first gray wolf spotted there in 70 years, the Arizona Republic notes—before heading into Utah, likely searching for food or a mate.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

In the attempt to choose a mate, it's no surprise that females will select the more 'attractive' of two males, but now a new study reveals that female tungara frogs are susceptible to the 'decoy' effect, where the introduction of a third, inferior mate results in the female choosing the less attractive of the first two options.
(Science Daily - News, )

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