Alas, our final project of the year! It’s been a wild ride. Here is my TED Talk: Why Does Love Hurt So Good?

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2 images used:

http://wellnessadvocate.com/img/7/727-ACC.gif (anterior cingulate cortex)

http://thebrain.mcgill.ca/flash/a/a_03/a_03_cr/a_03_cr_que/a_03_cr_que_1a.jpg (ventral tegmental area and hypothalamus)

All drawings created by Anika Venkatesh.