NYT – Biology Behind the Milk of Human Kindness

November 24, 2009 Basics The Biology Behind the Milk of Human Kindness By NATALIE ANGIER Above all, be thankful for your brain’s supply of oxytocin, the small, celebrated peptide hormone that, by the looks of it, helps lubricate our every prosocial exchange, the thousands of acts of kindness, kind-of kindness and not-as-nakedly-venal-as-I-could-have-been kindness that make […]