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Tag Archive | "Science"

Will Teary-Eyed, Face-Holding, Baby-Making Sex Become Obsolete?

Thursday, May 27, 2010

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photo by Blyzz According to a new report in the journal Reproductive BioMedicine (what, you’re not a subscriber?), IVF conception could become routine for thirty-somethings within a decade. Buh-bye, baby-making sex, hello doctor! The report claims that IVF technology is advancing so quickly that soon it will be possible to produce embryos with almost a [...]

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How Science Can Improve Your Marriage

Friday, April 23, 2010

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photo by Victoria Peckham Since the 19th century, scientists have been proving that marriage is good for your health. But as recent research has shown, it’s not as simple as tying the knot to ward off the Grim Reaper. It turns out that “it is the relationship, not the institution, that is key,” as marriage [...]

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Men Are from Mars, Blah, Blah, Blah…

Friday, April 2, 2010

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Oh, isn’t it fun to talk about how men are from Mars and women are from Venus? It’s like we’re practically two different species! And once almighty “Science” comes down from on high and explains these differences as natural, well then you better suit up because the inter-galactic, inter-species war of the sexes is going [...]

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Reports of the G-spot’s Nonexistence Are Vastly Exaggerated

Thursday, January 7, 2010

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photo by liz_noise If you believe the screaming headlines this week, it turns out that after all these years — drumroll please — the G-spot does not exist. That’s right, ladies and gentlemen, the hunt is off!¬†According to the U.K. Daily Telegraph, “Researchers at King‚Äôs College London claim there is no evidence for the existence [...]

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Top 10 Science-Based New Year’s Resolutions

Tuesday, December 29, 2009

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Orgasm diagram by Daquella Manera We’ll be the first to admit that “science” is a generous word to use when it comes to some of the sex research out there — and that¬†if a sex study sounds too good to be true, then it probably is. But that doesn’t mean that there aren’t kernels of [...]

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Turns Out There IS Such a Thing as Too Many Orgasms

Wednesday, December 9, 2009

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photos via BeautifulAgony.com When we first saw the headlines this past week about a woman who has 300 orgasms a day finally meeting the man of her dreams — i.e. a man who could keep up with her libido — we assumed the story would be about Marrena Lindberg, whom we interviewed last year for [...]

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Naked News (09-22-09)

Tuesday, September 22, 2009

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photo by VirtualErn An anthropologist claims that¬†hot dinners — rather than sex — were the basis for early human marriages. A Kansas couple is¬†robbed at knifepoint while having sex in a dumpster. Seriously, people, a dumpster? We try not to be judgmental around these parts when it comes to sex, but that’s just plain nasty. [...]

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Body Worlds Is Going XXX

Tuesday, September 15, 2009

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When last we mentioned Body Worlds, the international exhibition of skinless cadavers with their muscles, nerves, and tendons intact displayed in various theatrical poses, people were in a huff over one pair of corpses caught in flagrante delicto (specifically, in the Reverse Cowgirl position). Well, we’re assuming since there’s no such thing as bad publicity, [...]

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MRI Sex

Friday, August 21, 2009

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Pek Van Andel won the 1999 Ig Nobel Prize in medicine for a report published in the British Medical Journal on the world’s first MRI images of a couple’s sexual organs during actual intercourse. Well, Van Andel turned those images into a video, which is just now available online for the first time. Enjoy. Read [...]

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Books: The Other Side of Desire

Monday, July 6, 2009

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The Other Side of Desire is in bookstores now We’ve read — or at least skimmed — hundreds of books about sex in our ten years in the biz, and our shelves are stacked with tomes on everything from gays in the military to the science of seduction. Some educate us, some make us laugh, [...]

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