Examining The Science Behind Female Friendships

Valentine’s Day is Feb. 14, but Galentine’s Day is the day before. In honor of all the BFFs out there, this week on Under the Radar we’re diving into the under-examined realm of female friendships and the science behind them.


Jacqueline Mroz – Journalist and science writer for the New York Times. She’s the author of “Girl Talk: What Science Can Tell Us About Female Friendship.”

Trisha Craig – UTR listener, professional flutist and best friend of Grace Moschetto.

Grace Moschetto – Owner of Grace Marie Beauty and BFFs with Trisha Craig for 41 years.

Marcy DeVeaux – Professor at California State University Northridge and Callie’s own best friend of 37 years.