Sound attractions

June 15, 2007

And might potential students soon be able to search for not just the best-looking dons but also the ones with the sexiest voices? Northumbria University's latest experts guide features research by Sarah Evans, a psychology lecturer, suggesting that women prefer men with deep voices. They consider them more masculine, sexy, confident and friendly.

The research is investigating whether voice may be an important but hitherto overlooked factor in the mating game.

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