30 Apr 2014
- New play explores philosophers' sex lives
90-year-old writer Carl Djerassi, takes on big ideas about science, sex and storytelling in Foreplay, written for readers as well as audiences [more]
- The most luxurious nudist beach resort in the world?
Hidden Beach Resort bills itself as the only luxurious all-inclusive nudist resort in the Mexican Caribbean and claims to provide an intimate environment where guests can feel comfortable clothing free. [more]
- Glow-in-the-dark lingerie
You can now purchase glow-in-the-dark lingerie
- Should revenge porn be a crime?
While most people sympathize with the victims, some fear criminalizing this behavior will have dire consequences on constitutionally protected free speech.
- The diversity of women bodies
Joe Schwab is a talented German photograph from Berlin, fascinated, as I am, by the diversity of women bodies and more than that, by their singular beauty although so varied [more]
29 Apr 2014
- Porn films leave young Frenchmen with complex
A study that looks into the impact of pornographic films on the sex lives and psyche of the French people has revealed that many young men have been left with a complex over the size of their penis and more
- Sex therapists, surrogates, and escorts?
In her new book, An Intimate Life: Sex, love and my life as a surrogate partner, Cheryl Cohen Greene confronts a question many people ask: How are you different from a prostitute?
- Top swingers states
In her new book, An Intimate Life: Sex, love and my life as a surrogate partner, According to the Kinsey Institute, about four million Americans are swingers, and is prevalent in various states including Arizona, California, Florida, New York and Texas.
- Why women orgasm
Popular culture has an obsession with the female orgasm, but the question that's asked less often is: why do women have orgasms at all?
- Watching porn with strangers
Who'd choose to sit and watch porn with a room full of strangers in this day and age? Quite a few people, it turns out, and I went to join them.
28 Apr 2014
- The real life of a sex worker
I have been working in the sex industry for nine years. The vast majority of my clients have been good people who never caused me any harm, but I have had a few bad experiences.
- Larger penises make women cheat
A new study has questioned the assumption that size is king, by finding a group of women were more likely to cheat on men with larger penises.
- Sex as a community service
It's time for Penn students to play a role in Philadelphia's sex education
- Amateur porn film festival goes to New York
Dan Savage's Hump Tour' aims to portray a diverse range of human sexuality in a positive light. Not all smut is dirty, after all [more]
- Chase Bank closes accounts of sex workers
Chase Bank sent hundreds of letters this week to account holders who work in the adult entertainment industry informing them that they have until May 11 to close their accounts and find another bank.
27 Apr 2014
- The sexualisation of pop music
Rashida Jones made a seemingly innocuous dig at Cyrus, Rihanna, and other hypersexualized stars, declared an openness to sex but wariness of the "pornification of everything"
- Facts about sperm counting
A sperm count, a component of the semen analysis, forms the cornerstone of evaluating male infertility.
- Did you hear about the kinky Stanford students?
An application to have Stanford University officially recognize a 60-member student kink club was rejected on. They're not surprised.
- I am both turned on and disgusted by porn
At this very moment, a flannel-wearing, bespectacled student at a liberal arts university is about to declare his or herself a porn major.
26 Apr 2014
- Sex should never be whitewashed from the art world
Jonathan Jones responds to prudish critics who accuse him of turning Renaissance art into a 'pornotopia', and explains why you should always go to galleries with sex on the brain
- I'm the most promiscuous virgin I know
A young woman who has 'done everything but' penetrative sex is feeling increasingly frustrated that she's 'still a virgin'.
- Embracing erotic capital
Intelligence is no more of an achievement than beauty. Why is this so hard to accept?
- Arrested teen had loaded gun in her vagina
A 19-year-old Tennessee girl cuffed earlier this week for allegedly driving with a suspended licence is in a spot more bother, after jail officers reportedly discovered a loaded .22 revolver in her vagina
- Your penis is getting in the way of my science
When scientists announced they'd discovered a "female insect with a penis", it was wrong. The organ is in fact a gynosome that once inserted into the male, inflates grows spines, and then absorbs sperm.
25 Apr 2014
- Sex stories we love
Sex toy recycling, sex ed and boobie love
- Are you having ethical ex?
Nina Funnell challenges her students, and others, to think through their sexual behavior and ask themselves, "Is this ethical?"
- 24 Things to never say to a 20-something virgin
From What are you waiting for, to, I can take care of that for you.
- 7 Ridiculous sex acts I'd like to forget
Including the footjob, armpit licking, toe hickeys, period cunnilingus, and whisky nipples
24 Apr 2014
- Not tonight dear, I have a headache
Chronic pain diminishes a woman's sexual desire but has no impact on a man's, according to a study published in the journal of Neuroscience
- Married lesbian threesome expecting a baby
The world's only 'married' lesbian threesome are expecting their first child.
- What you think you know about sex trafficking isn't true
Previous research on sex work "paints a skewed picture of the complex environment of prostitution," researchers write in a new study. [more]
- Women prefer complex composers for sexual flings
We first begin breaking out in song to "charm the opposite sex," according to a new study [more]
- Let's talk about sex - at any age!
Why is it that the younger generation still h ave the misconception that anyone over the age of 40 does not, or cannot have sex?
23 Apr 2014
- The wrong cure for sex trafficking?
A Los Angeles-based prostitute called Holly, says that she is not a victim, and not being coerced. But the law doesn't see her that way
- How often do most couples have sex?
The typical average is two to three times a week, but it is not the whole story.
- Women with wide hips have more sexual partners
Women with hips wider across than 14.2in (36cm) have more sexual partners and one-night stands than those with hips smaller than 12.2in [more]
- Thrills and spills
Advice is given to a man, who after 45 years of marriage to the same woman, find that the sex has fallen off to zero.
22 Apr 2014
- China censoring online porn
China has shut down more than 100 websites carrying pornography and closed thousands of accounts on social media sites in an re-newed effort to clean up the internet
- An expert's guide to brothel etiquette
I've been having sex with the window girls of Amsterdam for a while now, so I thought I'd gift you my own informed guide to the etiquette of sleeping with a sex worker.
- Your husband asks for a threesome
As your husband enters mid-life, he may want to experience a threesome. What is your reaction to this indecent proposal?
- How to cure premature ejaculation
There may be good news for men who suffer from premature ejaculation - the condition could be improved by performing pelvic floor exercises. [more]
- Feminist Porn Awards 2014: Wrap up
Ms Naughty summarises the Feminist Porn Awards and conference [more]" target="newin">Winners]
21 Apr 2014
- Porn: what do women really want?
New research from neuroscientists Ogi Ogas and Sai Gaddam confirms that I am indeed a freak among straight women for getting aroused by watching bi men getting it on
- How can I make my man smile in bed?
My other half is very serious in bed. He never laughs when we have sex and if I get giggly he becomes upset, accusing me of trivialising our passion
- Pubic hair is the star of a new film
Secret Garden, a film all about why women wax their pubic hair, features in a local film festival next month.
- 5 Subliminal sex messages hidden in ads
Here are five examples of innocent products that hid some risqué material in their ads
20 Apr 2014
- 10 Strangest sex laws in the USA
If you're contemplating sex with a rodeo clown in Massachusetts, watch out: The long arm of the law may be coming for you
- 5 Truths about sexual fetishes
As someone with a few years' experience as a dominatrix and phone sex operator, I'm here to tell you that men are not quite as simple-minded as dogs
- The Penis Museum documentary
The man who runs the The Icelandic Phallological Museum, wants people to know that his museum is about science, and that he loathes pornography
- Why don't guys moan during sex?
I was wondering why a lot of the guys that I have been with have appeared as if they enjoyed it but barely make a sound until they orgasm.
19 Apr 2014
- Female insect has penis
Female insects with "penises" have been discovered in Brazil - the first example of an animal with sex-reversed genitalia, scientists say. [more]
- Nude Ibiza yoga retreat become a success
It is the trend that is encouraging New York yogis to bare it all, literally, and now it is making its way to Europe - in the form of a naked yoga retreat.
- The most sbsurd things USA teaches kids
According to America's moral scolds, sex is like used chocolate, backwash and duct tape.
- Does penis size matter?
Recent research on how penis size is related to women's attraction to men has received a lot of media attention lately, but this might not be a good thing
18 Apr 2014
- Good Housekeeping test vibrators
A hundred Good Housekeeping readers, aged between 30 and 80, have tested a range of vibrators to find out if "they're hitting the spot"
- How the world views sex
The Pew Research Centre's Global Views of Morality survey reveals the divergences between western and non-western social attitudes, as well as within regions [more]
- Is Eco-sex the new sex fad?
When one of my patients mentions a sexual practice I've not heard of after 20 years of practice, I consider it a quirk. When three people mention the same practice in one week, I consider it a potential fad
- Is your daughter working in the Japanese sex trade?
For many college gals, employment in the commercial sex industry (known by the term fuzoku) is a sure way to earn fast cash.
- My sexual awakening at 70
I was a nice, Jewish girl taught to believe sex was dirty. Fifteen years after my husband died, all that changed
17 Apr 2014
- My journey into the world of the dominatrix
My journey into the world of the Dominatrix began in Melbourne, Australia, five years ago
- What you must teach your son about sex
Talking about sex with your kids is difficult. In part, that's because so few of us had good conversations about sex with our parents so we don't know how to do it.
- My boyfriend refuses to go
down on me
My boyfriend refuses to do anything "extra" when it comes to sex. He won't go down on me. He won't touch me down there. When we have sex, it's always what he wants
- Why sex week events matter
The idea of holding Sex Week started within the Ivy League and has steadily increased its presence on college campuses across the country in recent years at both private and public universities.
- The real reason people stray
My theory on affairs is that we'd all be far less tempted to have them if we adjusted our expectations of long-term sex and made them more realistic and achievable.
16 Apr 2014
- Tom of Finland gets stamp of approval
The Finnish postal service's decision to use the artist's bold images on a new set of stamps will make philatelic history, but he's not the first gay hero to grace an envelope
- Law student funds degree by stripping online
A student has made the unconventional decision to fund her entire law degree by stripping - and has even persuaded her fans to stump up for all of her textbooks.
- Erotic art offers glimpse of China's 'lost' sexual philosophy
Ancient paintings of fornicating Chinese couples and phalluses made of stone are among items that Dutch art collector Ferdinand Bertholet hopes will help China reconnect with its sexually charged past.
- Exploring masturbation with The Pink Panther
The Pink Panther was my first sex partner. Each night I slept with him mashed so tightly between my thighs that I permanently deformed his protruding nose
- Uni porn performer becomes media target
Belle Knox shows herself to be a teenager with more nuanced social concerns and a greater depth of human understanding than many of the more mature adults around her
15 Apr 2014
- I loved naked yoga
Before I tried naked yoga, I thought it might be hipster nonsense. Instead it made nudity liberating and, yes, sexy
- More nudists in Munich
German city gives nude sunbathing the green light and introduces six Urban Naked Zones
- Gummy Bear sex sends woman to ER
Speaking in the TLC series 'Sex Sent Me To The E.R.', Michael and Josi explain how a melted gummy bear poured over the woman's chest resulted in a trip to hospital
- Japan holds Annual Penis Festival
The annual Penis Festival held every spring in Kawasaki, Japan drew a crowd of revelers celebrating the fertility festival [more]
- Feminist Porn: why it matters
The following is the text of the introduction I gave at the Feminist Porn: What It Is, What It Isn't and Why It Matters panel, one of the opening sessions of the 2014 Feminist Porn Conference in Toronto
14 Apr 2014
- I'm turned on by BDSM
Although I am what is considered vanilla I find myself turned on by BDSM, and I connect well with the need to be submissive in the bedroom
- Danish guy has legal sex with his dog
An interview with "Michael" about his country's attitude toward having sex with animals.
- Looking at female orgasms differently?
I just finished making a movie called Science, Sex and the Ladies about the culture of the female orgasm. [more]
- The Top 10 3D nude scenes
Mr Skin looks at the best 3D nude scenes of all time, from Prison Girls to Sorority Girls
- I just don't want to have sex with you!
It isn't easy saying no to a partner when you aren't in the mood. Sex experts share secrets for softening the blow
13 Apr 2014
- I'm terrified my partner will find out my sexual history
Advice is given to a woman who had a lot of sexual partners, but is ashamed that her partner may discover her past
- What kind of porn turns on women?
A study suggests that while most women don't watch porn, those who do are not watching female-friendly porn, but rather the same mainstream, male-targeted, hardcore sites that men view.
- 5 Dead kings I'd like to shag
I mean, sometimes you just want to be with a real man (who is also the ex-King of England and has been dead for 466 years), you know?
- How do I clean my Hitachi Magic Wand?
A general rule of thumb is never to clean any of your toys with anything you wouldn't put in your body, which means things like bleach and hand sanitizer are out.
12 Apr 2014
- How we popped our cherry over the last 80 years
Kate Monro's book, lets a wide range of people tell their story
- True things nobody tells you about sex before you have it
Here's a list of awkward, true, and hilarious things that nothing but sex itself could have ever prepared us for
- Push-button orgasm isn't worth $6 million
The doctor who discovered in 2001 that a pain-relief implant could also trigger orgasms is still struggling to raise interest in studying it further.
- Funny girl sex guide
In this episode of Funny Girl Sex Guide, I'm breaking down just some of the things I've learned from having one-night stands.
11 Apr 2014
- How video games are opening up to LGBT themes
Once confined to cameo roles, gay characters are now edging into the video game spotlight.
- The full-bush Brazilian waxing style
The full-bush Brazilian, involves removing the hair from the labia and butt crack while leaving everything on top fully grown.
- Dr Dong removes skipping-rope from man's penis
A Chinese man has checked into a hospital for getting a jumprope stuck inside his urethra.
- Rihanna exposes her butt
Rihanna is seen posing for a French magazine, wearing only a skimpy white, short-cropped top and no bikini bottoms.
- The ins and outs of eco sex
There are plenty of opportunities to green up your sex life and get you into the environmental rhythm, from solar powered vibrators to vegan lubricant
10 Apr 2014
- Nursing home sued after hiring strippers
Son says his Baptist mother was 'defiled' after finding photograph of her stuffing dollar bills into briefs of a semi-naked male dancer [more]
- Want a better sex life? Go to church
Researchers found that regular churchgoers were the most satisfied with their love live in a major new study. [more]
- Cheating politicians get caught more
According to a Pew-Washington Post poll conducted in 2011, most people don't think that politicians cheat more than the general public. They just get caught more.
- 9 Weird things your penis does
Discover why your schlong has been acting so strange
- Transforming sex research in the 20th century
Alfred Kinsey's research helped dismantle sterotypes about sexual orientation and what is "normal."
9 Apr 2014
- Woman has 50 orgasms a day
A woman from Florida suffers from Persistent Genital Arousal Disorder, which means that herorgasms can be triggered by anything from riding in a car to a loud bass.
- Robots and sex: creepy or cool?
Sex with robots may currently be restricted to fiction, but with advances in technology this could eventually change
- Salaries going down for Japan's AV actresses
Compared to a few years ago, salaries for actresses entering the adult video (AV) market are down 50%, where sales are down and applications are up
- Positionality and pornography
The study of pornography, as a stigmatized subject, has an impact on who can write about it, what they can write, and where that writing is published.
- Rough sex can be liberating
"I've never felt as strong and alive and human as I've felt when somebody was fucking me with my face pressed up against my bathroom mirror," she tells me.
8 Apr 2014
- Swedish girls adult-video habits surprise
Swedish research suggests that 10% of girls who watch pornography, say that it is less than they would like [more]
- The biggest celebrity sex scandals
From Disney stars to um...more Disney stars, these are the celebs who have wound up showing the world a lot more than they bargained for
- Study: penis 3rd most painful spot for a bee sting
A Cornell University grad student who specializes in studying honeybees, has found that the penis is the third most painful place to be stung, after the lip and nose [more]
- Why is lesbian porn so uninspiring?
All the lesbians I asked about their porn preferences agreed that the genre known as lesbian porn, does not depict them, nor does it serve their needs as consumers of porn
- How aging can improve your sex life
Joan Price, author of 'Naked At Our Age' joined HuffPost Live's Caroline Modarressy Tehrani to discuss how the gaining of years can actually enhance our sexuality.
7 Apr 2014
- Faceook bans more non-nude photos
Facebook, the company that allowed the video of a women being beheaded, has banned images from a nudist resport that shows no nudity.
- More couples embrace open relationships
Now is the era of casual dating, live-in relationships, no strings attached and open relationships.
- A beginner's guide to submission
Becoming a submissive is a very common sexual fantasy, but fulfilling it may take more time and energy than simply buying a set of cuffs.
- Human sexuality is complicated
The way we talk about sexuality and gender has changed dramatically in the last decade.
- 20 Pieces of clothing that look like vaginas
It's hard to believe these clothes, shoes, and bags made it from design to production to the store without anyone noticing their labial similitude
6 Apr 2014
- Wrecking Ball gets porn parody
Devil's Film releases "Molly's Wrecking Ballz," a full-length XXX film that follows Molly as she screws her way through Hollywood
- Penis size guide
The Authentic Women's Penis Size Preference Chart rates the length:girth ratio of the male member from "ideal" to "not satisfying".
- Sex-themed restaurant opens in Taiwan
Taiwan's first sex-themed restaurant recently opened in the southern city of Kaohsiung. [video]
- How many people have seen you naked?
My first reaction was "who cares", but on reflection I think it is an important question.
5 Apr 2014
- Masturbation helps cultivate desire for life
If both men and women masturbate more, they can bring more harmony to how they see the World
- Why we need to talk about porn
A new peer reviewed academic journal about pornography opens up a very important conversation
- I took my Tinder date to a peep show
I went on Tinder to see if someone would come with me to a peep show. At the last minute I met Karen, a fashion student from Montreal, who agreed to accompany me [more]
- Top 10 April Fools
Mr. Skin is celebrating with some of the best nude scenes in comedies!
- Gay male seeks straight guy
A new study sheds light on the allure of same-sex encounters with heterosexual men
4 Apr 2014
- Sex toy exhibition grows into museum
A Serbian woman who appealed for people to send in sex toys for an exhibition received so many from all over the world that she now plans to open a museum.
- Topless crusader out to expose breasts stigma
23-year-old nude model Serenity Hart, launches her upcoming Topless Tour de Canada, to expose the shame and stigma attached to female breasts. [more]
- A history of the New York Times use of the word 'Pussy'
In an op-ed published yesterday in the New York Times, writer Jesse Sheidlower lamented the stodgy and outdated tendency of major media outlets to use euphemisms in articles that should otherwise contain very explicit profanities [more]
- Chocolate Lesbians
I can't bear the humiliation of having to declare myself a lesbian at this age
- The cum rag hierarchy
A few months ago, I made a 100-point boyfriend checklist, and while some of the qualities listed were a little tongue in cheek, I was dead serious about wanting to find a man who would wipe his cum off me with a warm, wet washcloth.
3 Apr 2014
- Is sex work becoming socially acceptable?
In her new book, Playing the Whore, a sex worker-turned-journalist and writer, calls for her former colleagues to have employment rights. [more]
- Lesbian penguins discovered at aquarium in Ireland
An aquarium in Ireland has welcomed what is believed to be one of the world's only lesbian penguin couples, after keepers observed two females exhibiting courting behaviour
- Napoleon's penis discovered in New Jersey
The UK's Channel 4 has made a not-so-big discovery in the latest episode of its Dead Famous DNA series: the remains of Napoleon's "very tiny" penis.
- How to flirt, according to science
Research suggests that flirting well is more effective than looking good
- Non-consensual air sex
An Internet comic in France has sparked outrage with a video called "Free Sex," in which he films himself simulating sex acts with women without their knowledge.
2 Apr 2014
- Advice about starting an open relationship
Open relationships are scary if you don't know what you're doing, and awesome if you do. Here's how to nail it.
- Is it acceptable to have sex in public?
Is the thrill of the act worth getting caught?
- If you stop having regular sex with your partner...
There are some very good reasons to fight the urge to swap intimacy for a take-away, and keep getting physical with your partner
- A threesome with two opposite-sex partners?
There is very little research that asks people how interested in or experienced with group sex in general they are, and even less research that asks about different types of group sex separately
- Japan's 'guerrilla' hookers providing sex on wheels
The girls are not passive, approaching the drivers in their vehicles at will, with action commencing behind the curtain inside the cab.
1 Apr 2014
- A talk with a Bangkok sex customer
During a recent trip to Thailand, I decided I wanted to speak to a westerner who'd been in contact with this sex industry. I was curious why they might engage in activities here they wouldn't dream of doing at home.
- Topless photographer countersues Empire State Building
Photographer Allen Henson has countersued the Empire State Building for $5 million, after it sued him for $1.1 million
- Miranda Kerr uncensored
Orlando Bloom's supermodel ex strips naked to talk sex, dating and bedroom fantasies
- How to talk to your teenager about pornography
Depending on how comfortable or miserable your teenager will feel when you bring up the topic of pornography, it might be a good idea to begin the conversation when you're close to home so your teenager can count on an imminent escape
- Google bans Play Store porn
It looks like Android users are all going to see a lot less skin from now on