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Born that Way? What Science Actually Knows about Sexual Orientation

Association for Psychological Science shares what scientists know -- and don't know -- about sexual orientation ...

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Is Risky Behaviour in the Head or the Heart? Research Suggests Both

Fewer romantic prospects may lead to riskier investments ...

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No Nookie for the Picky: How Sexual Perfectionism Puts Women Off

When women feel their partner demands perfection, sex life suffers ...

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Got some spinifex on ya, cock? Bio-Engineering Superthin Condoms

Fibers from the Australian native spinifex grass are being used to improve latex that could be used to make condoms as thin as a human hair without any loss in strength...

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Have You Stopped Beating Your Wife Lately? Lower Testosterone, and Relationships

Emotionally supportive relationships linked to lower testosterone ...

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One Man Subculture. Alva Bernadine talks Forniphilia [NSFW]

Bringing a touch of Surrealism to the art of Fetish, photographer Alva Bernadine talks to Trebuchet...

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Gasping for It! How Marijuana Affects the Sexual Morals of Students (!)

People may judge risks, such as whether they will regret having sex or whether they should use a condom, differently when they are drunk or high...

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How to Attract the Opposite Sex, a Scientific Approach

Chapman University publishes research on attractiveness and mating ...

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Painting the Broken American Dream (Louie Metz)

Scantily clad figures whose blank stares emit an aura of disillusionment. Louie Metz paints the seedy and the saddened. ...

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With Women, Seduction Starts at the Stomach

Eating may prime or sensitize young women to rewards beyond food. It also supports a shared neurocircuitry for food and sex....

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Sexting : How Often, Who To?

These findings show a robust relationship between sexting and sexual and relationship satisfaction....

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At it like rabbits? Kids, Vids and Sex

As the portrayal of women as objects of lust reflects patriarchal values, media images that support this type of male dominance may provoke resistance in female viewers....

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Gender Roles : Not As Fixed as we Thought

Men were more aggressive and masculine, while women had a closer attachment to peers and were more sensitive to pain...

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The Male Gaze is a Fact (but there’s a catch)

Women were viewed more frequently and for longer periods of time - even when their photos were blended in groups of both genders ...

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Sporting or Marital, Which Cheat is Worse?

When fans and consumers can separate an athlete's immoral behavior from their athletic performance, they're much more forgiving. ...

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The Blackheart Burlesque where suicidal onesies bump, jump and grind to Die Antwoord.

Suicide Girls : Blackheart Burlesque Live While the majority of the men in the audience quietly beamed, the girls in the audience hooted and hollered....

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Posting Selfies is The Path to Misery

People who score higher on self-objectification post more selfies, which leads to more feedback from friends online, which encourages them to post even more photos...

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Kissy Kissy Icky Icky – The Microbiology of Snogging

Researchers calculate that about 80 million bacteria are transferred during a 10 second kiss...

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Left On the Shelf? Ideal Age by Gender

Men and women have different preferences regarding the age of their sexual partners and women's preferences are better realized than are men's....

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For Women, Love Makes Sex Better

Love and commitment can make sex physically more satisfying for many women...

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Eye Movements Reveal Love or Lust

Where your date looks at you could indicate whether love or lust is in the cards....

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Dressing up Undressing : London Burlesque Festival

The fact that something so nostalgic, so artless and so utterly un-PC could sell out, almost thawed my cold ‘let’s reclaim the female gaze’ heart...

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The Arguments that Kill Men

Men seemed to be particularly vulnerable to the worries and demands generated by their female partners, with a higher risk of death....

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Churchgoers Get More Sexual Satisfaction

Regular churchgoers, married people or those who enjoy harmonious social ties are most satisfied with their love life. ...

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What is Love? Ask a Neurologist

Desire is a relatively concrete representation of sensory experiences, while love is a more abstract representation of those experiences...

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Better to Be Right than Happy?

Doctors see many couples who lead unnecessarily stressful lives by wanting to be right rather than happy....

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Sex Sells. But not to Women. Unless it’s Expensive.

Women tend to find ads with sexual imagery off-putting, unless the advertised item is priced high enough....

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Sexual Frustration = Early Death

'Expecting sex without any sexual reward was detrimental to their health and cut their lives short.' At least they don't get into fights....

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Marriage? Trust Your Gut (Not Tinder)

"If they can sense that their gut is telling them that there is a problem, then they might benefit from exploring that, maybe even with a professional marriage counselor."...

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Hello Girls! Women Gawp at Cleavage Too

Though the men in the study exhibited such visual behavior consistently, the researchers found that women's eye patterns actually were similar to men's. ...

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