Evolutionary biologists have looked at the question of female “mate-choice” for generations, reports USA Today. In this new study, women rated better-endowed men as more attractive. The study was published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science.

“What does a woman want?” asked Freud. A guy who is tall and well-endowed, suggests an Australian study that used male cut-outs to ask the question.

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Lisa Aliferis

Lisa Aliferis is the founding editor of KQED's State of Health blog. Since 2011, she's been writing and editing stories for the site. Before taking up blogging, she toiled for many years (more than we can count) producing health stories for television, including Dateline NBC and San Francisco's CBS affiliate, KPIX-TV. She also wrote up a handy guide to the Affordable Care Act, especially for Californians. Her work has been honored for many awards. Most recently she was a finalist for "Best Topical Reporting" from the Online News Association. You can follow her on Twitter: @laliferis

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