Researchers uncover hidden powers in human sweat

06/3/2013 | ScienceMag.org

New research suggests that the best time for a man to make friends and influence people is after a hearty, sweat-inducing workout. Biologists at the University of Turku in Finland discovered that a pheromone known as androstadienone found in the perspiration of male humans makes other men more amicable and receptive to cooperation. In an experiment, the researchers found that men who smelled the chemical prior to negotiating a money split were more generous and open to suggestions.

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