A new study shows that understanding something new releases in-body opiates.
Yeah, I knew I loved learning for a reason. My elders have always lauded me for "learning for learning's sake."
If only they all knew I I learned to get that fix. Though I imagine they already knew that. Everyone knows the high resulting from learning something new and interesting.
I suppose a learning addiction trumps a drug addiction. Maybe...
Raising the ever ubiquitous question: does learning constitute a drug?