Wednesday 22 November 2017

Attraction is a mystery ... but it’s not one that can be solved in a laboratory

Married couple
Married couple

Niamh Greene

It’s one thing to go on a blind date with a stranger, but would you ever agree to actually marry someone you’ve never even met?

Incredibly, this is exactly what participants in a new Channel 4 reality show called Married at First Sight’ have signed up for.

In the programme, six singletons will enter into a legally-binding union with a partner chosen for them by a panel of experts in psychology, psychotherapy, theology and social and evolutionary anthropology.

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