Newswire: The secret to a happy relationship is cute baby animal pics, study says
In its eternal quest to improve our lives, science has been doing the important work of unlocking the secrets to a happy relationship. While things like shared interests, morals, and a willingness to share your HBO Go password probably all play significant roles, researchers at Florida State University, the University of Tennessee, and the University of Minnesota are leaning toward something that involves much less effort: sharing photos of adorable animals. According to The Wall Street Journal, a joint study recently published in Psychological Science found that people felt a whole lot more satisfied in their relationships when asked to assess their feelings after looking at pictures of, we don’t know, a baby sea lion who has had a day, let us tell you.
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The study centered on what social …