28 Feb 2015
- Catwoman revealed as bisexual
In the new issue of the DC comic, Catwoman #39, the character Selina Kyle, also known as Catwoman, kisses another woman and confirms a long-held rumour about her sexuality.
- 4 keys to great sex
There might be 50 shades of gray, but there are only four components to great sex. Sadly, most people overlook one or two of them
- Fifty Shades effect on porn searches
The film release of 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' has turned the world into kinky devils, according to the latest Pornhub search statistics.
- How Spock became a sex symbol
Nimoy was a method actor, who in creating Spock, gave what could have been a gimmicky, two-dimensional character hidden depths, which in turn gave him sex appeal.
- Christian college bans gay sex
A private South Carolina Christian college with two openly gay volleyball players has issued a ban on gay sex.
27 Feb 2015
- Google rescinds Blogger porn ban
Google has decided it was a bit hasty in its decision to ban porn from Blogger, and that it might affect some bloggers negatively.
- Who should be teaching children about sex?
Should the onus on providing sex education be on schools alone? What is the rest of society doing that is age appropriate
- Russell Brand attacks the sex and porn industry
Brand criticized the porn industry, not because viewers see "too much" but because people are shown "too little"
- Why so many women don't enjoy sex
Even now, female sexuality is defined by what men want. Is it any wonder their partners are so often unsatisfied?
- South Korea legalises adultery
Constitutional Court says state should not intervene in people's private lives
26 Feb 2015
- Is Google's Blogger porn ban ill-considered
Google's decision to force blogs hosting adult content into becoming invitation-only services is a deliberate and ill-considered sabotage on free speech and connectivity
- Porn stars are using Snapchat to make money
Porn stars have begun selling 10-second porn videos on Snapchat using the app's new payment feature, Snapcash [more]
- Wired's perfect cover for its sex in the digital age issue
The stories inside live up to the cover, covering everything from virtual reality porn to the demise of RedBook, a website specifically for sex workers.
- 14 top-selling dildos
When it comes to pleasure peripherals, dildos aren't for everyone. So some companies are thinking outside the (dick in a) box with new sex toys
- The Internet has already revolutionized prostitution
The University of Colorado Law School professor believes that technology could make prostitution even safer, if only we'd let it.
25 Feb 2015
- Porn on Blogger: Google takes stiff action
Google has let it be known that as of 23 March, access to raunchy and pornographic blogs hosted on Blogger will be restricted. [more]
- What does it mean to be a demisexual?
You're probably not familiar with the term "demisexual" or "gray-asexual" but they're part of a series of terms that describe people that exist on a fluid spectrum of asexuality.
- Swedish sex ed video
This video was produced to help educate kids about genitals.
- Sex practices orthodox Jews deem kosher
A new documentary by filmmaker Ori Gruder, entitled 'Sacred Sperm,' looks at the taboos and traditions surrounding sex in the Orthodox community.
- Sex and the older woman
As women get older they often want more, not less
24 Feb 2015
- Public 'spankathon' comes to Manchester
Hundreds are expected to take part in a public 'spankathon' in Manchester as part of a protest against new digital pornography restrictions.
- The risky sex trend more couples are trying
It seems like more people are getting frisky in public places. Is it hot, or just a crime?
- 6 steps to help You love your naked self
Believe it: There's something beautiful, stunning and commendable about everyone, including you.
- Does nudity discrimination violate rights?
Plaintiffs say they had been arrested for protesting nude against the San Francisco public nudity ban
- Meet the family behind London's last porn cinema
He's a porn connoisseur. He knows every film we've ever shown here, but he hates playing them more than once; he doesn't want to let the customers down.
23 Feb 2015
- Porn comedy wins festival prize
"Make Room", a comedy based on director Kei Morikawa's experiences in the porn industry, won the Grand Prix in the Fantastic Off-Theater Competition of the Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival.
- An anarchist defense of pornography
Pornography continues to be a controversial issue, including among anarchists, whom one might expect to be among the strongest supporters of free sexual expression.
- Growing up gay in Ireland
As Ireland prepares to vote on same-sex marriage, Martin McCormick reveals his personal struggle in coming out to his family
- 12 erotic photos from "Fifty Shades of Food"
The ultimate in food porn.
- Female porn stars sound off on orgasms
We asked professional sex performers two pressing questions: Do you fake it on camera? Do you fake it in real life? Their answers were surprising
22 Feb 2015
- 5 things you need to know about semen
Ejaculate. Cum. Boner milk. Whatever you're calling it these days
- Besiege players have built some amazing dicks
Give people the tools to build whatever they want, and they'll probably create amazing technological wonders. Also, dicks
- A lot of Irish women are watching porn
A survey of the porn-watching habits of 1002 internet users found that an impressive number of Irish women are enjoying porn
- Cuttlefish getting it on
Giant cuttlefish have some unusual mating rituals. But once they find a suitable partner, the act of knocking boots (er, tentacles?) is kind of incredible to watch
21 Feb 2015
- Sex orgies of the 1 percent
The Dominique Strauss-Kahn trial depicts events of force and coercion, but most sex parties aren't like that.
- Oral sex may be a life saver for spider
The Darwin's bark spider may have found an unusual way around the risk of being eaten: during copulation, males orally lubricate females' genitals.
- 10 sex toys that support the feminist agenda
While there are plenty of options on the market, here, we rounded up 10 of the most innovative, impressive creations (many designed by women for women) which allow a woman to take her sexuality into her own hand
- How to come out like a porn star
A sex-industry veteran shares advice on the risks and rewards
- How I became an erotica critic in my 20s
Melissa King, aka Mistress M, 29, reviews hundreds of erotica novels via her blog SM Book Obsessions. Her tagline: "Straight reviews for kinky bitches."
20 Feb 2015
- X-Rated films that are actually legit science fiction
Most of the time, when porn goes scifi, it ventures into "spoof" territory. But not always. Here are some X-rated films that have actual merit as science fiction.
- Why are Christian women reading porn?
Christian women are reading porn and evangelist Jim Daly is worried about it.
- Three-breasted woman breaks her silence?
The woman who set the internet on fire last year by claiming to have three breasts has broken her silence to insist she's not a hoaxer.
- What it's like to be polyamorous
I am best friends with my husband's girlfriend. We all hang out together
- UK's favourite sex positions revealed
UK Medix took a survey of more than 2000 of the nation's most sexually active people to put together this handy infographic on what each region's favourite positions are.
19 Feb 2015
- The future of porn is pretty retro
The sexiest thing you can see on the internet right now involves no seeing at all. Audible Porn skips the graphic, high definition money shots in favour of pure sound. [more]
- Indie film sexier than 50 Shades
The plot of "The Duke of Burgundy" reads like a more gender-liberal take on "Fifty Shades", and refreshing to see a film of this ilk starring two women [more]
- Strange sex laws in the United States
While oral sex is considered sodamy and is illegal in Kansas, anal penetration with a finger is allowed under specified circumstances.
- Is mons pubis the new thigh gap?
The small bump of flesh on the pubic bone is latest body part to hate; and you can even get surgery to reduce it
18 Feb 2015
- Oldies have more sex if they make their 50th anniversary
Scientists say committed couples who make it to their Golden Wedding anniversary have more sex more than those who have remarried
- Volunteers give handjobs to the severely disabled
NGO Hand Angel, an organisation promoting the sexual rights of disabled people. Over the course of a few months, they "smuggled" him out of his house and took him to a motel for a hand job
- Seven ways to ensure you have a great sex life?
Just like the butterflies find its way towards the nectar of a flower, men and women should act like the nectar in order to attract each other
- Mr Skin's 16th Annual Anatomy Awards
Get ready to spank the anatomy, because it's time to announce the Peeper's Choice nomi-nudes for Mr. Skin's 16th Annual Anatomy Awards
17 Feb 2015
- Facebook deletes photo of breastfeeding mothers
I'd posted the image with nipples and genital areas blurred (because I have had images removed before by Facebook where a woman's nipple was shown). Then someone noticed I had missed blurring one nipple and the photo was again reported and finally removed.
- The role of sex in Peganism
Many branches of modern paganism are steeped in natural and embodied practices, but the truth about where sex and sexuality play into these rituals is often misunderstood.
- Travel company launches luxury holidays for naturists
Intimate Places offers 'judgement free holiday' to couples and singles [more]
- Dirty talk
Do men really want a dirty girl in the bed room, and if yes - how do you set that up? Girls are interesting creatures aren't we?
- The 12 sexiest uniforms a man can wear
If there is one thing guaranteed to get us hot under the collar, it's a fit man in a uniform
16 Feb 2015
- The rise and rise of the upmarket orgy
Cultural anthropologist Katherine Frank is author of the book, Plays Well in Groups: A Journey Through the World of Group Sex
- Sex after 50 can be the best of your life
If you let go of the idea that sex equals intercourse and expand your erotic horizons to encompass pleasure that not includes the genitals but involves the whole body, older sex just might be the best sex of your life
- Disabled people like sex too
There are a number of organizations dedicated to helping reacquaint disabled people with their sexuality.
- Blood lust: why period sex shouldn't be taboo in Hollywood
The filmmakers cut the infamous "tampon scene" from Fifty Shades of Grey without understanding why fans found it sexy instead of disgusting
- Journalist-turned-prostitute hired as Penthouse sex editor
High-class escort and mother-of-two Samantha X has scored the role as sex editor of Penthouse magazine to make Australian men the best lovers in the world.
15 Feb 2015
- The science of what excites kinky people
Though popular tropes all hold that people interested in BDSM were all abused or are disturbed, the biological basis of kink deserves more study
- Want to flirt like a pro? Call the flirt coach
Spending Valentine's Day alone again this year? A flirting coach could be just what you need to get your love life back on track
- 7 sex toys to liven up your Valentine's night
So instead of jewelry or flowers, why not get your loved one something a little more... animated? NSFW, because obviously.
- Thinking about sex day
10 questions about common bedroom fears and problems answered by expert
14 Feb 2015
- Animals are kinkier than you
You think Fifty Shades of Grey is hot? Here's seven ways that animals are kinkier
- Confessions of an erotic writer
Award-winning Auckland playwright Elisabeth Easther reveals the highs and lows of her short-lived career in smut.
- I've slept with 3,000 men
I am actually married. But neither of us puts sex on a pedestal. We see it for what it is: separate from love
- How to make breakfast with your vagina
Why is there a whole cookbook of cum-based recipes, but not a single thing on Google about culturing jazz juice?
- Raising the skirt
Raising the Skirt is a series of workshops and a web property dedicated to helping regular women reclaim their sex organ. [more]
13 Feb 2015
- How to have a relationship, according to maths
Happy couples have sex 100 times a week! Always reject a guy 3 times before saying yes! Only have sex with 3.5 people until you meet the one! Not my words, but the (highly embellished) words of Science
- What it's really like to do a sex scene
Flesh-coloured thongs, dry humping and hairy men with boom mics. Filming a sex scene couldn't be more hideous.
- World's first penis reduction surgery
Teenager requested op after his manhood grew so large it stopped him having sex
- 5 things you don't know about strippers
Most people know very little about the realities of dancing naked for money, so we sat down with exotic dancers from across the United States
- Emoji users have more sex
An annual Match.com dating survey found that people who regularly use emojis get it on more often
12 Feb 2015
- Miley Cyrus withdraws from NYC porn festival
Her short film "Tongue Tied," has been withdrawn from the NYC Porn Film Festival. Her reps say they were misled about the nature of the event
- Teen girls actually like sex
As researchers express their surprise at the news that teen girls enjoy sending sexual images to boys, we need to ditch the mock-horror
- A history of the butt in marketing
Our own fascination with backsides is not new, even if Vogue would love you to believe it is.
- Old people watching virtual reality porn
Are you ready for your grandpa to ask for an Oculus Rift headset for his birthday this year? Because it's going to happen
- How affirmative consent threatens liberty
Affirmative consent laws turn normal human interactions into sexual offenses.
11 Feb 2015
- Miley Cyrus enters NYC porn film festival
Cyrus is submitting a short film, Tongue Tied, to the NYC Porn Film Festival, directed by London-based artist Quentin Jones
- Fetish lovers begging for freedom
The success of Fifty Shades has opened a Pandora's box of curiosity into edgier sexual practices, leading some in the kink community to argue that that it's crossroads in a civil rights struggle
- Celebrity sex scandals of 2014
From Rihanna's CFDA Outfit, to the three-breasted woman, to the Kim K. Paper cover
- 100 ancient 'sex cult' sites found in Israel
Mysterious 8,000 year old stone circles filled with phallic carvings discovered in mountains
- What I learned trying to draw myself naked
Drawing myself naked, exactly as I actually look, felt like a pretty important feminist activity, since I describe myself as a "working artist."
10 Feb 2015
- What movies taught me about sex and vulnerability
I was 16 when I experienced real desire. I was thrilled and terrified -- but two films had given me a few lessons
- All in the family
In July of last year, Maya Fujimoto, 53, appeared in a release with her 31-year-old daughter Saya titled "Co-Starring Together: A Real Mother and Daughter."
- 21 insane things found in butts
We live in a world in which people shove things up their butts. Here are the weirdest things retrieved from rectums
- The rules of shagging your friends
You can get laid with minimal emotional fallout, just as long as you follow these rules.
- The finger up the bum trick
That "digit up his doody-hole" trick that's supposed to make men cum like water cannons in nanoseconds, is it legit or a loada shit?
9 Feb 2015
- Never tried BDSM? Go on, it's good for you
Fifty Shades of Grey is opening people's eyes to the joys of BDSM. And it isn't just a bit of bedroom fun, it has serious benefits for you and your partner [more]
- What's it like to be a professional submissive?
Molly (her submissive name is Willow at the dungeon where she works) is a 20-year-old who discovered BDSM after a childhood of wanting to be spanked.
- Monogamy is natural. So is polygamy
A sexual research study finds that human mating patterns generally fall into two categories: "stay" vs. "stray"
- Sex advice I wish I knew in my 20s
One writer confesses her biggest bedroom blunders, plus how you can avoid making the same mistakes for a more fulfilling sex life
- Get laid without behaving like a jerk
You should never feel like you're convincing someone to have sex
8 Feb 2015
- 30 lesbians reveal when they fell in love
The results are so jam-packed with cuteness you may require tissues and a fainting couch.
- Vulva/labia blogs
Genital shame is a growing problem. This, in part, is due to the fact that most people don't get the opportunity to see a wide variety of genitals, and therefore presume that there is one specific way in which they should look
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- The awkwardness of sex education
The documentary Sex(ed): The Movie, which screens as part of DOXA Documentary Film Festival's Motion Picture Film Series, takes a historical look at the often awkward, confused and confusing, fraught, and hilarious territory of sex education
7 Feb 2015
- I covered myself in food for sex
And they said you couldn't put honey on your genitals
- The 10 best sex scenes
With 50 Shades of Grey about to open in cinemas, Alex Preston chooses the best sex scenes from film, TV and literature
- Man claims he only has 100 orgasms left
A 24-year-old man claims he has only 100 orgasms before he loses his ability to get an erection forever, due to a rare condition which means each time he ejaculates, scar tissue will form in his penis.
- The top 10 most unheard-of fetishes
10 fetishes you didn't know existed, from those who are aroused by mannequins, to those who like having small insects crawl on, and nibble, their private areas
6 Feb 2015
- How much sex should we be having?
Couples can become tyrannised by the "shoulds" and "musts" of how much sex is the right amount of sex.
- The joy of sex, 1684-style
A first edition of the 17th-century bestseller Aristotle's Masterpiece goes under the hammer this weekend. But just how enlightened was this Enlightenment sex manual?
- It's no wonder children ask where babies come from
UK MP Tristram Hunt is right to propose sex education be extended to primary schools. It's better that children learn properly about sex than believe mad fairytales
- Watch women read Playboy for the first time
BuzzFeed asked eight women to take time out of their day to read old-school issues of Playboy on camera.
5 Feb 2015
- Chemist causes flap with 'therapeutic' sex toys
A chemist in the northern Italian city of Padua has caused a stir for displaying sex toys in its window
- Slut author's war on slut-shaming
Leora Tanenbaum's new book, I Am NOT a Slut: Slut-Shaming in the Age of the Internet, argues that young women today are being slut-shamed more than ever before.
- On the road with Britain's leading brothel reviewer
I'd used prostitutes before when travelling with work, and decided to make my hobby into a business.
- What actually happens at a sex festival
When Simon Copland went to the Sydney festival of Really Good Sex, he didn't know what to expect. But the experience was liberating
- Sex on breakfast TV just isn't shocking
Twitter has near-imploded after the UK's ITV's This Morning featured a segment on light bondage - with users claiming it wasn't suitable viewing for children
4 Feb 2015
- Smart is the latest sexual turn-on
Sapiosexuality is a new term that refers to being sexually attracted to intelligence
- Meet the new generation of feminist porn producers
England and Wales' most senior judge, Lord Thomas has claimed that 'extreme' internet pornography is causing rapists and murderers to commit worse crimes than ever before.
- Artist photos 100 naked women to show their power
The photo series comes courtesy of London-based artist Nadia Lee Cohen, who knows the power of a good nude. [more]
- Chocolate butthole for Valentine's Day
What do you get for the man who has everything? How about an edible chocolate version of your butthole! [more]
- Stop asking me to have porn sex
I feel this pressure to deliver and be a human Bellagio fountain every time. And I can't do that
3 Feb 2015
- The 13-year-old girls changing sexual consent conversation
The girls have now affected real change in the conversation about sexual assault and rape, and particularly how consent plays into it
- Does porn make people more likely to engage in unsafe sexual behaviors?
It is said that porn stars have low self-esteem, yet it turns out most of them have great self-esteem compared to the public
- Meet the orthodox sex guru who's teaching women about pleasure
Orthodox Jewish feminist Bat Sheva Marcus talks with MSNBC about her sex counseling service
- Watch these people try virtual reality porn for the first time
Is it any surprise that fledgling virtual reality headset porn is terrible? That's why it's delicious to watch people get their first taste of weird, not-very-realistic virtual reality porn
- 13 things guys think about missionary sex
From "great, we're having sex", to "there's no way you like my balls slapping against your butt like this".
2 Feb 2015
- The language of sex is still phallocentric
The 1994 book, Straight Sex: Rethinking the Politics of Pleasures, is to be republished. Author Lynne Segal's reflects on the advances made by women and 40 years of communal living
- Sex workers comedy shot entirely on an iPhone
The film, Tangerine, has premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, and follows a transgender prostitute on Christmas Eve after her release from prison.
- Porn or Not? Film maker says it is something else
Can you watch explicit acts of sex outside of a pornographic space?
- The new dating app where women have the power
We are trying to encourage a bit of spontaneity amongst both the women and the guys so people meet up in the real-world, rather than just talk about it
- 10 sex toys that support the feminist agenda
Many women find using sex toys with a partner just as fun as going it solo
1 Feb 2015
- I was seduced by a dolphin
A man who had sex with a performing dolphin at an amusement park in the 1970s has claimed the encounter took place because the animal seduced him.
- Blue balls and penis anatomy explained by women
When it comes to explaining a man's, urm, downstairs department, it can be a tricky process. Especially if you haven't got a meat and two veg yourself.
- People trying BDSM for the first time
Inspired by all things Fifty Shades, the latest video from BuzzFeed's merry band of "Try Guys" sees them all trying some light BDSM foreplay
- Polar bear penis bone may be weakened by pollution
Chemical pollutants may be reducing the density of the bears' penis bones, putting them at risk of breaking this most intimate part of their anatomy