Statistics on speed dating
People scored each other on a 1-to-10 scale and indicated whether or not s/he wanted to date the other.So a few things can happen: This also presented interesting dating styles.
In one event, there was hardly any space between the tables.
I could hear every awkward conversation, and not just my own.
I did have some nice chats, but I had to wonder: was it worth it?
There's some new research on speed dating, coming from researchers in Germany (Asendorpf, Penke, and Back, in press).
Participants went on a series of 3-minute dates and indicated whom they would like to see again.