Northumbria University dance study: The science behind good dancers (VIDEO).

How to Look More Attractive on the Dance Floor, Scientifically (Video)  

How to Look More Attractive on the Dance Floor, Scientifically (Video)  

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Jan. 26 2015 4:09 PM

What Makes Men Attractive on the Dance Floor?

A semi-scientific breakdown.  

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According to a study conducted by Northumbria University, there are very specific characteristics shared by good dancers. By measuring the amplitude, speed, duration, and variability of the dancing amateur male test subjects—and in turn creating 3-D avatars to portray generic versions of the different dancers—we know which of your go-to moves women find most attractive on the dance floor.

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Justin Gmoser is a video producer for Business Insider.