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"We think that every day you cross paths with people, and most of them, you miss them, because you do not have the time to talk with them or because there was some missed connection."Even the term "missed connection" likely conjures up images of cringe-worthy Craiglist posts, but Rappaport says he wanted to bring that concept into the modern age.The more elaborate the bower or nest, the greater the chance that male will succeed in finding his mate because it signals to the female that he is thoughtful and could be a good provider for a budding family. " class="slick-slide"As David Mizejewski explains, "For males who are trying to find a mate, sometimes you have to compensate for areas where maybe you're not a 'number 10'." Just like the bowerbird, men of varying handsomeness and social status can rely on their creativity to vie for the attention of the woman they want. " class="slick-slide"There is a behavior called mirroring where the male and female will literally mirror each other's actions.This couple who are clearly getting along on their speed date appears comfortable.We humans still rely on our noses in unconscious ways. " class="slick-slide"Monogamy is practiced by only 3% of the mammals in the world and even then, most monogamous animals "cheat".As humans, we are inclined to be with one partner for life, but our will power and desire to override our biological urges is one of the things that makes us uniquely human. " class="slick-slide"By examining the mating rituals of male bowerbirds, who build ground nests to entice females, we are able to crack the code on unusual couples.