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Over 8 Percent of Americans Believe They Are Struggling With Compulsive Sexual Behavior and Thoughts Over 8 Percent of Americans Believe They Are Struggling With Compulsive Sexual Behavior and Thoughts

Sex and everything that revolves around it can no doubt be stressful and confusing, at least some of the time. But for a decent chunk of Americans, a new survey suggests, their sexual hangups might be causing them a significant amount of mental anguish.

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Has Some Confused Views on Sexuality Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Has Some Confused Views on Sexuality

Netflix’s Chilling Adventures of Sabrina is a new series, but is already having a bit of an identity crisis. And it’s about how the show handles sex. For being a series about a group of pansexual witches and warlocks—according to one of the actors, they might all be pansexual—there are some pretty disappointing takes…

2017 Was a Record Year for STDs in America 2017 Was a Record Year for STDs in America

Sexually transmitted diseases are running rampant across the U.S., according to a new preliminary report released Tuesday by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It found there were more than 2 million cases of the three most commonly reported STDs—syphilis, chlamydia, and gonorrhea—in 2017, making for the…

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Study: Tinder Users Aren't Having More Casual Sex Than the Average Horny Person Study: Tinder Users Aren't Having More Casual Sex Than the Average Horny Person

If you’ve been holding off on joining Tinder because it carries the stigma of being an app for hookups, have no fear: a new study published in the journal Personality and Individual Differences found no one on Tinder is actually having sex.

Birth Control Probably Doesn't Change Who You're Attracted to, Study Finds Birth Control Probably Doesn't Change Who You're Attracted to, Study Finds

A commonly touted theory about how women’s attraction to men works might be all wrong, suggests a new paper published this week in Psychological Science. Prior, small experiments have found that birth control pills and ovulation could change a woman’s sexual preferences. Now, a large new study has found that women’s…

Flies Love to Ejaculate, Experiment Finds Flies Love to Ejaculate, Experiment Finds

If there’s one thing I know about human males, it’s that they love ejaculating. It can sometimes seem like their entire existence is motivated by a need to shoot sperm and seminal fluid from their genitalia. But have you ever wondered from where they acquired such a desire?

These Male Hummingbirds Manipulate the Sound of Their Flying to Attract Mates These Male Hummingbirds Manipulate the Sound of Their Flying to Attract Mates

Birds have evolved some very strange features and behaviors in order to woo mates. Birds-of-paradise feathers are a natural vantablack. Bowerbirds build elaborate and colorful nests. And it seems that Costa’s hummingbirds control how females hear the sound of their dives.

This Incredible New Footage of a Butterfly Laying Eggs Will Make You Love Bugs

If you haven’t taken a moment to really look at butterflies, you’re missing out. They’re more than just colorful bugs—they’re a group of insects consisting of almost 20,000 species of all sorts of incredible shapes and sizes. Their magic truly comes alive when you look up close.

Craigslist Is Shutting Down Its Personals Section Craigslist Is Shutting Down Its Personals Section

In response to the Senate passing H.R.1865, an anti-online sex trafficking bill that has the potential to seriously harm consenting, adult sex workers, Craigslist has shuttered its all of its personals sections. Even the platonic ones.

The Fungi That Cause Athlete's Foot Have Given Up On Sex The Fungi That Cause Athlete's Foot Have Given Up On Sex

For the vast majority of living things, there’s nothing particularly sexy about sex. It’s mostly just an exhausting and dangerous hassle (just ask the insects who get their body parts stabbed or bitten off while mating).

This Could Be the Oldest Photosynthesizing, Sex-Having Organism This Could Be the Oldest Photosynthesizing, Sex-Having Organism

The ancestor to pretty much all boning and photosynthesizing organisms might have been fossilized in Canadian rock. The only trouble is that scientists aren’t sure how old that fossil is.

The Holidays Make Us Horny, Google Searches Reveal The Holidays Make Us Horny, Google Searches Reveal

For those of you already weary of the Christmas cheer, a new study published this week in Scientific Reports might put some pep in your step: It suggests the holiday spirit gets people more in the mood for boning, no matter where you live in the world and when you might celebrate it.

Man Had So Many Prostate Orgasms He Couldn't Stop, According to New Paper Man Had So Many Prostate Orgasms He Couldn't Stop, According to New Paper

One 63-year-old man had so many prostate orgasms that he couldn’t stop.

Bad News, Male Virgins: You Could Already Have HPV Bad News, Male Virgins: You Could Already Have HPV

If there’s one trick that terrible sex-ed programs rely on to scare teens out of boning, it’s the idea that only abstinence can keep you safe from spiritual ruin and disease. But a new study published in The Journal of Infectious Disease seems to undercut even the basic premise of that scare tactic: Being a virgin…

Redditors Say Sex Toy App Was Secretly Recording Them Redditors Say Sex Toy App Was Secretly Recording Them

Few things sow distrust faster than speculation that apps and internet-connected devices are surveilling their own users in secret. Facebook mining your browsing habits to serve ads is one thing. But what if you found out your sex toy was taping you?

No, Twitter Did Not Just Ban Porn, Sex Workers, or Pictures of Lingerie No, Twitter Did Not Just Ban Porn, Sex Workers, or Pictures of Lingerie

Despite what you may have read, Twitter has not rolled out new rules banning porn or pictures of lingerie across its platform.

If Your Vibrator Is Hacked, Is It a Sex Crime? If Your Vibrator Is Hacked, Is It a Sex Crime?

On a recent trip to Berlin, Alex Lomas’ acquaintance posed him a challenge: Can you find a Bluetooth-enabled butt plug in the wild, and can you turn it on without its owner’s help? Lomas, a penetration tester with the British cybersecurity firm Pen Test Partners, pulled out his phone, consulted the detection app…

Pot Users Have More Sex, But It’s a Lot More Complicated Than That Pot Users Have More Sex, But It’s a Lot More Complicated Than That

In the first study of its kind, researchers from the Stanford University School of Medicine have shown that people who use pot have sex about 20 percent more often than those who do not. It’s an eye-opening finding, but a classic case where correlation doesn’t necessarily imply causation.

The Future of Online Dating Is Unsexy and Brutally Effective The Future of Online Dating Is Unsexy and Brutally Effective

When I give the dating app LoveFlutter my Twitter handle, it rewards me with a 28-axis breakdown of my personality: I’m an analytic Type A who’s unsettlingly sex-focused and neurotic (99th percentile). On the sidebar where my “Personality Snapshot” is broken down in further detail, a section called “Chat-Up Advice”…

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