Why do we want to squeeze or nibble on things we find overwhelmingly adorable? It’s called “cute aggression!”

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https://www.brainfacts.org/thinking-sensing-and-behaving/emotions-stress-and-anxiety/2019/cute-aggression-why-you-want-to-squeeze-adorable-creatures–091019
https://www.researchgate.net/publication/271503312_Dimorphous_Expressions_of_Positive_Emotion_Displays_of_Both_Care_and_Aggression_in_Response_to_Cute_Stimuli
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cute_aggression
https://www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2018/12/31/679832549/when-too-cute-is-too-much-the-brain-can-get-aggressive
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2018/12/181204143857.htm

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