Do Women Temper Ambition to Find a Mate?

I heard an interesting snippet on NPR the other morning, about women and our ambition. Shankar Vedantam, NPR’s social science correspondent and the host of a podcast I love called the Hidden Brain, discussed a study which found single women as much less likely to express career ambitions compared to married women or men.  What is the reason behind this?  Are we creating a glass ceiling for ourselves? 

Listen to the podcast or read the transcript here.