Valentine's Day Science

Love Valentine's Day? Love science? Then we have you covered! Check out our Valentine's Day Science Pinterest board for an assortment of Valentine's Day themed science activities, experiments, jokes, cards, and more.

For example, do you know the science behind why the colors red and pink are often associated with this special day? What about the science of love and the chemical compounds responsible for your feelings? Learn the answers to these questions and more by clicking here.

Illustration of a Valentine card that says, "I wish I was Adenine...so I get paired with U!"

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About the Author

Ashley Deese

Ashley Deese is the Education Technology Specialist with the Curriculum and Communication division, where she drives the production and distribution of digital media and products such as websites, games, interactives, video, and print materials. Ashley has been actively involved in digital media since she taught herself how to code in first grade. Since then, Ashley has published a variety of work in digital media. Most notably, the short film she produced was selected as a finalist in the United Nations International Film Festival. Her other work has appeared in national magazines, advertisements, on NPR, and can be seen on the Internet. Ashley earned her BS in Biology with a concentration in micro- and cellular biology from Methodist University and received an MA in Interactive Media from Elon University. In her free time, Ashley can be found laughing in the background of pointless Snapchat stories featuring her cat, Oliver Puff.