31 Oct 2014
- Masturbating animals
Historically, one of the many arguments used to demonize masturbation was that it's unnatural. If only they'd had the internet, they'd have figured out that they were dead wrong.
- How 'coming out' has evolved
There's never been a "right way" to come out, but many are envisioning new and inspiring ways to do so. And they're not done yet.
- 7 things men can learn from Fifty Shades of Grey
Jordan Gray says that there are seven things that men can learn from Christian Grey
- Japan's college co-eds engage in erotic employment after graduation
When I was young I had a desire to join in the entertainment industry, but of course I faced a great deal of opposition
- Woman fundraises to build 6-foot-tall vagina statue
I am ready to say 'f**k you' to the rich, white men in Texas who are limiting my rights
30 Oct 2014
- Mum's breastfeeding photo deleted by Facebook
A photograph of a mother breastfeeding her premature baby has gone viral after it was deleted by Facebook
- British Naturism, Stephen Gough and the European Court
British Naturism very much welcomes the ruling by the European Court of Human Rights that nudity is a means of expression and that Article 10 of the European Convention of Human rights applies to nudity.
- The history of the sex toy
The storied history of those toys in your nightstand drawer, from the 30,000 year old dildo, to the Vesper, a gold-plated necklace that doubles as a vibrator.
- In defense of slutty Halloween
This female editor praises sexy costumes, and urges guys to show some skin, too
- The do's and don'ts of going to a nude beach
From photographing people only with their permission, to bringing your own towel
29 Oct 2014
- Naked rambler Stephen Gough loses human rights case
The so-called naked rambler Stephen Gough has lost his case at the European Court of Human Rights after claiming he suffered repression over his nudity
- Prostate cancer risk reduced by sleeping with many women
Compared to men who have had only one partner during their lifetime, having sex with more than 20 women is associated with a 28% lower risk of one day being diagnosed with prostate cancer
- Reptiles that wait for sex live longer
Reptiles that have sex early and frequently in life and feast on meat, tend to "live fast, die young"
- Can you really be fired for being kinky?
The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation sparked a national sex conversation when it dismissed popular radio host which he claimed was because he participated in consensual BDSM
- These are the states that value sex over love
A new book "Dataclysm," which uses data to examine human trends, shows what each US state prioritizes when it comes to sex and love.
28 Oct 2014
- Not a crime in Canada to sell sex for money
Dominatrix Terri-Jean Bedford is being awarded the Ontario Civil Liberties Award for challenging Canada's anti-prostitution laws in court
- Everyone already knew I was gay
How many years had I let go by without telling people who I was, even though most of them already knew?
- What makes a good porn script?
Kayden Kross and her fiancé, Manuel Ferrara, invited me along to shadow and observe the porn script-writing and production process from start to finish.
- You are now leaving the friend zone
As long as both parties are adults and communicate properly, the friendship or potential relationship should only get stronger.
- Everyone I've ever had sex with
A 22 year old gay woman from Missouri summarises her sexual history
27 Oct 2014
- Six months bail for tiger sex spoof
A bus driver wrongly accused of owning a film of a woman having sex with a tiger is trying to change the law on extreme pornography
- How Web camming is transforming Internet porn
Web cam models enjoy all sorts of job benefits that aren't available to traditional sex workers [More: Become a Webcam model]
- Former sluts tell their daughters about sex
I thought: Why daughters? Why mothers? And why would dads never be asked this question about themselves or their sons?
- Modern humans interbred with Neanderthals
When humans hooked up with Neanderthals, we could have wooed them with music and fancy jewellery.
- Your dick looks great in those heels
In a tiny corner of the internet, men photograph their hardened penises in women's shoes.
26 Oct 2014
- Paris sex ed exhibition has conservatives hot under collar
An exhibition in Paris aimed at teaching children about love, relationships and sex has upset traditionalists who have collected a 40,000-signature petition to have it stopped [more]
- Sex life of penguins was censored
Antarctic pioneer eorge Murray Levick stumbled upon gangs of single penguins that indulged in a string of stomach-turning sex acts that were kept under wraps until now
- Copenhagen hosts Scandinavia's first pornographic fair
In 1969, it was reported that Denmark's relaxed censorship has reduced crime and porn consumption at home, but the tourists don't know where to look first
- How Kink.com is rebranding
BDSM porn company Kink.com has suddenly stopped production on two of its most "extreme" sub-sites, ramping up its educational efforts, and pushing into the mainstream
25 Oct 2014
- My mum's a sex therapist
Ann-Marlene Henning, a best-selling Danish sexologist, is on a crusade to give the internet generation a porn-free sex education, with a little help from her son
- Labyrinth vaginas and frisky fruit flies
Mind control drugs, prostitution, and flirting techniques - what can an evolutionary biologist teach us about sex?
- Political party with the most adventurous sex lives
Professor Philip Cowley, from Nottingham University, has claimed that Lib Dems are most adventurous, and that Tories are less turned-on by fantasies than Labour voters
- Virginity: tough for men and women
As a sexually abstinent 29-year old male, I came of age battling with some of the same problems she still does
- Good Vibrations celebrates sexy at every size
The Sexy at Every Size campaign was developed to promote body positivity, and Abundance: A Sensual Exploration of Plus-Size Pleasure converted that message into a spectacular celebratory event
24 Oct 2014
- Today we're talking masturbation
As a UK parliamentary bill to make sex education a statutory requirement gets its second reading in the Commons, Sally Weale attends a lesson
- Revenge porn Bill upsets British nudists
Nudists have written to Chris Grayling asking him to differentiate in the Bill between full-frontal nudity and pornography
- Inside the sex doll factory
The following video clip is an interesting mini-doc featuring an interview with a sex doll creator
- 5 things skilled lovers do better
You may be madly in love with your partner, but the intensity of your love may not translate into your partner feeling loved by you. But you can change that.
- Circumcised vs. uncircumcised penises
Although circumcision rates are declining in America, foreskin is still a hotly debated issue
23 Oct 2014
- Panda wanker video leaked
This horny panda apparently was caught enjoying some light masturbation after chomping on a bamboo stick, unaware he was being filmed
- Northern Ireland bans paying for sex
Stormont has approved legal measure that follows Swedish model in targeting clients of sex workers [more]
- Sex therapist suggest the Kama Sutra
A 67-year-old sex therapist advises sexually frustrated young couples to try the Kama Sutra, says that her key to eternal youth is semen facials
- The science of why you're an ass man
If a woman has a full tush, that's a signal to your primitive brain that she's probably carrying enough fat to become pregnant
- The rules of rough sex
Rough play can be amazingly powerful stuff. It's also a big responsibility.
22 Oct 2014
- Couple get stuck together having sex
A couple who decided have sex in the sea, found that the man was unable to extricate himself from the woman due to suction.
- Woman writes a sex guide aged 82
The former wife of Habitat co-founder Sir Terence Conran has written an eye-wateringly explicit guide to female sexual pleasure in an effort to demonstrate that women's needs continue into old age.
- Savage love: Polyproblema
My partner wants to bring another woman into our relationship
- Porn Again Christian
An evangelical wife was a lesbian porn star who slept with 100 women
- No sex education please, we're British
Conservative MP Philip Davies tells the British Parliament that sex education should not be taught in schools, because it's made the problem of teenage pregnancies worse
21 Oct 2014
- Why young women go for designer vaginas
Young women who have undergone labiaplasty surgery explain why they were so desperate to have a 'designer vagina'
- Why I visit prostitutes
Just as sex workers are shamed by society, so are the clients who see them. It's time to tell my side of the story
- The tree full of penises
The Tree of Fertility fresco in Massa Marittima, Tuscany, was created the 13th century and its central item is a cock tree [more]
- Can an app offer sexual consent?
There's been confusion over the idea of affirmative consent, which requires that both parties offer explicit verbal confirmation that they want to have sex prior to the act itself.
- My dad, the pornographer
I had a quiet suburban adolescence until Dad was busted on federal obscenity charges for distributing "Deep Throat"
20 Oct 2014
- Oldest genitals found
A new analysis of 380-million-year-old fossils tucked away in boxes in museums is rewriting the textbooks on the origins of sex and genitalia.
- I am a vagina and I am confused
All around me, functional vaginas boast about how great it feels to climax with a penis, but I can't do it.
- 7 horrifying lessons learned directing a porno
We sat down with "Reno Nevada," a man who found himself thrown unwittingly into the role of porn director several years ago.
- Goats in lust: They're just like us!
I recently begin a new career in goat husbandry, and after weeks watching them breed, I think I can say that people are not too different
- I think Internet porn is dangerous
Here's how much of a girl I am: It must have taken me 10 years of being online before it even registered with me that you can look at lots of porn here.
19 Oct 2014
- Ancient fish first to have sex: but sideways
Australian researchers have pinpointed the time in evolution when intercourse developed as a method of reproduction in ancient armoured fishes called antiarch placoderms.
- When guys find out I'm a virgin
Dating is hard, especially when you're a 26-year-old woman who wants to save sex until marriage
- 10 most notorious sex scandals in Hollywood history
From silent comedy star Fatty Arbuckle, to Errol Flynn, Ingrid Bergman, Burt Reynolds and Charlie Sheen
- Nobody has wedding night sex anymore
Wedding night sex is officially as passé as talking on the phone. Medieval couples had to do it. Modern couples simply don't care.
18 Oct 2014
- Breasts appear at UK shopping centres
Breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel! is spearheading a new campaign that sees images of naked boobs displayed in Britain's public shopping area
- Humans having non-human sex
Animations of humans having sex like some animals. Yuk.
- I made a sex tape
Cosmopolitan.com spoke to two anonymous twentysomethings about the ins and outs of making a sex tape.
- How to talk to your teen daughter about sex
One of the most difficult conversations that moms have with their daughters is about sex, not just the birds and bees, but the real deal
- Vanilla sex: A fine way to fuck
The issue with understanding vanilla, the supposed "standard," mainstream version of sex is that its definition is relative
17 Oct 2014
- Paris gets giant sex toy sculpture
An inflatable Christmas tree erected in Paris is making passers-by feel a little uncomfortable, because of its uncanny resemblance to a sex toy
- Why do we watch the dong?
2014 is shaping up to be the year of dick objectification.
- Upgrade your libido with some sex tech
Want as little skin-on-skin contact as possible or too lazy to control your own vibrator? We chart the bizarre world of sex tech
- Man claims he lost his virginity to a Volkswagen Beetle
Edward Smith, 63, is a mecaphile. He is sexually interested in machines, having had sex with 700 cars as well as helicopters and planes
- Is nudity back in fashion?
With today's proliferation of nudity inclusive television, has nudity returned to its post-taboo status or are television contestants just more liberal than most?
15 Oct 2014
- Is there a dangerous sex position?
Do you ever wonder, when you are doing sex with someone, if the position you are in is dangerous?
- Ten things you didn't know about orgasms
Mary Roach wrote the book Bonk, which is a peek into the weird and wonderful world of sex research.[video]
- 14 photos of true love
Just for fun, Marie Clair puts together a compilation of photos that will tug at your every heartstring and melt you at your core.
- Devices used for enjoying erotic bondage sex
During erotic bondage sex activities the partner is tied, retrained or bound through various things and devices to stimulate him/her erotically and aesthetically.
- You're probably a slut
Being a slut is not a bad thing. Is it time to wear it as a badge of honor?
14 Oct 2014
- 'Final' word on female orgasm is an anticlimax
Researchers at the Italian Centre for Sexology declare that the vaginal orgasm (and the G spot) does not (and could not) exist. [more]
- A brothel menu from 1912
It seems that men desire the same sex acts today as they did back in 1912.
- Vulva cookies gone wrong
Baffled and completely caught off guard I slowly peel the aluminum foil off the pan to behold a plethora of sugar cookie and frosting vaginas
- The troubling history of bisexuality studies
In honor of bisexual visibility, Nerve took a look back at landmark scientific investigations which discussed both the validity and invalidity of bisexuality through the decades
- Tickle gizzard and the pleasure pivot
The penis has taken on 1,200 aliases in 500 years, slang's vagina monologue is equally fecund
13 Oct 2014
- World's first advert promoting sex
Slovak artist Matus The First has produced a one-minute long promotional video which uses a pencil sharpener and a pencil to advertise sex [video]
- The sex doll boob drinking fountain
From Japan, itroducing the latest must-have party accessory: The sex doll drinking fountain. [video]
- Is bisexuality a distinct sexual orientation in men?
Research by The Kinsey Institute's Erick Janssen and Jerome Cerny reveals unique sexual arousal pattern in bisexual men.
- Oxballs penis extender sheaths
There really isn't anything available that can physiologically increase penis size or girth. However, there are other options
- How to make masturbation feel more intimate
We often hear women complain that masturbation just doesn't do it for them, simply because there's no man or woman attached to the end of the sex toy
12 Oct 2014
- Sex fallacies must be laid to rest
The school curriculum doesn't cover having 'good' sex, so the youth consult their phones.
- Response to school's awful sex education
A Singaporean teenager was so unimpressed with the sexual education course she recently received at her high school, she penned an open letter to her principal and posted it to Facebook.
- Sex for the pleasure of women
Margaret Sanger liked sex and wanted scientific birth control. Here's the story of how we got The Pill
- A history of the C-word
In a time when few formerly naughty words still pack a potent punch, "cunt" holds a unique position
11 Oct 2014
- 7 steps to choosing a male masturbation sleeve
This oft-overlooked sex toy is making a comeback.
- Women, it's time to reclaim our breasts
Women, so long the focus of male sexual objectification, are keen to recast the standards, significance, and sexist humor about their chests
- Japan continues crackdown on sex videos streamed online
A file-sharing site hosted overseas has served as the platform for the streaming of pornographic content from Japan.
- The 14 kinds of boners guys experience
From the pee boner to the legendary boner to the sweatpants boner
- 12 sex tips I've learned from my goats
Tip #11: smetimes, even under the most ideal circumstances -- right size, right time, right driveway -- your lover will reject you.
10 Oct 2014
- Man had agonising 17-hour erection
A man with a 17-hour erection had to have three pints of drained from his penis to relieve the problem.
- PornHub can't keep it up
The porn site launched a cheeky advert in Times Square, but the billboard ad mysteriously disappeared a few hours later
- Should adult sibling incest be against the law?
Last month, the German Ethics Council, a statutory body that reports to the Bundestag, recommended that sexual intercourse between adult siblings should cease to be a crime
- Love hormone controls sexual behaviour
A small group of neurons that respond to the hormone oxytocin are key to controlling sexual behaviour in mice, a team has discovered. [more]
- Rowers produced their third naked calendar
An all women rowing club whose charity snaps were banned from Facebook have overcome their previous disappointment to launch their third nudist calender. [more]
9 Oct 2014
- Naked rambler jailed again
The man known as the "naked rambler" has been jailed for two-and-a-half years after walking out of prison wearing only his boots and socks.
- Strange animal genitals
A video of some of the oddest gentals in the animal kingdom
- Free porn fiesta
Ms Naughty links to several free porn sites that are feminist and female-friendly
- Darwinian misconception about female sexuality
For decades, most evolutionary biologists based their understanding of female mating choice on a paper that turned out to be incorrect
- The safe way to find better porn
A new, safe search engine that delivers results exclusively for adult entertainment sites including video hosting, traditional membership sites, porn star blogs, sex toy stores, and even access to the normally hidden adult listings on Tumblr.
8 Oct 2014
- Sorry, Freud: vaginal orgasms might not exist
A new study suggests that there is no anatomical structure in a vagina that could cause an orgasm [more]
- Where the law states your wife must come first
Orthodox Jewish author Rabbi Shmuley Boteach, claims that in Jewish law, 'a man has to make his wife orgasm before he does.'
- Testicles of greek statues
"Marbles" is a 2013 photo series by London-based photographer Ingrid Berthon-Moine that focuses specifically on the testicles of marble Greek statues found throughout Europe
- Etiquette guidelines attending a swinger party or club
For couples who enjoy a healthy swinging lifestyle, there are some swingers etiquette guidelines they need to have at the back of their minds
- Nipples trending at London Fashion Week
From Christopher Kane to Tom Ford to Erdem, nipples were the leftfield trend of London fashion week. But there was more to the exposure than just grabbing headlines
7 Oct 2014
- Would you wear condom pants
New 'scrotal shield' covers the entire genital area, and is developed for safer sex
- What makes sex amazing
The new book Slippery When Wet: One Woman's Journey Through the Mystery of Sex is a mix of cutting edge insight from the science of sex and candid life stories
- The dildo stays in the picture
The latest silly Tumblr to go viral is Subtle Dildo, which features scenes of people casually sitting around their homes engaging in ordinary activities, with a dildo lurking somewhere in the background
- The strange world of safe-for-work porn
A peek inside the online communities devoted to the art of making X-rated images hilariously PG
- The life of a professional dominatrix
What makes a woman enter the BDSM world? A former accountant, who quit her job to become 'Mistress Hallie Brookes' - a professional dominatrix - can shed some light.
6 Oct 2014
- The decline of British porn
A visit to the Xbiz adult industry conference reveals a business on its deathbed, agonising over regulations
- How a movie sex scene looks on the set
As you could imagine, all those sex scenes that look so hot on the big screen are actually quite awkward while filming
- I had my first ever fully satisfying orgasm
I have never really enjoyed masturbating that much before, always felt kind of tense and get-this-over-with when I did it. Then last night the Eroscillator arrived.
- How to master first-time sex
When you go to bed with a woman for the first time you can experience first night nerves, and do and say things that you'd have never imagined.
- It's time to talk about armpit fetishes
First, I'll clarify that there is a difference between having a fetish, and just being turned on by something. A fetish in the true sense of the word implies an obsession.
5 Oct 2014
- A condom for your gigantic penis
The FDA only allows condom companies to offer condoms with a minimum length of 6.29-in and a maximum width of 2.13-in, making condoms for oddly-shaped protrusions illegal in the US.
- The lab-grown penis
After more than 20 years of research, a team of scientists are bioengineering penises in the lab which may soon be transplanted safely on to patients
- Miley Cyrus straddles a huge inflatable penis
Miley Cyrus made sure she gave her haters plenty of hot air on stage with a huge inflatable penis.
- 12 aliens that look way too much like penises
As our movies and TV shows have proven, a disproportionate amount of them end up looking like cocks and balls
4 Oct 2014
- Sex for teenagers
A new guide aims to demystify sex for teenagers, but is its graphic photographic content educational or salacious?
- Sex is my medicine
A mother-of-two says she's successfully self-treating her bipolar disorder - with sex.
- The practice of puxa-puxa among Mozambican women
Puxa-puxa is the elongation of the labia minora of the genital organs. It is one of the most widespread genital practices among women in Mozambique, and the practice seems to be specific to this country
- Photographer of the Week: Sven Hagolani
Sexy photos by Sven Hagolani
- Could a woman get a happy ending massage?
The bottom line: We like massages and we like orgasms, so why shouldn't the two sometimes, er, come hand in hand?
3 Oct 2014
- 10 best movie masturbation scenes
From "Fast Times at Ridgemont High" to "Wetlands," the most memorable autoerotic moments on the big screen.
- Sex on TV is getting better
That some of the best shows currently airing on television are also among the frankest and thoughtful about sex is no accident.
- Streaker sparks mass brawl during rugby match
A streaker has sparked a mass brawl after running on to the pitch at a rugby match to tackle an opposition player.
- How big is the average penis?
14.15 cm (or 5.57 inches) is the mean length of an erect penis, according to a new study. [more]
- Sex sells
A major new art show from three exciting artists, explores the sexual, the sensual, the macabre and the sinister.
2 Oct 2014
- Real Women, Real Bodies
A new photo series is examining the beauty of the female body - no matter what shape or size.
- 10 animal sex facts
Mating habits in the animal kingdom range from strangely romantic to gag-inducing to absolutely terrifying. And yes, sometimes there's poop involved.
- Sexuality as you age
One student admitted that he thought people got married, had sex a few times and that was it.
- My feminist dilemma at the peep show
I've been vocal about how porn and strip clubs objectify women. But as a sex addict, I'm powerfully drawn to them
- Sex outdoors is boring
My new partner likes to make love outdoors. But at 53, the comfort of my own bed appeals. How do I admit this without seeming boring?
1 Oct 2014
- Ben Affleck talks full frontal in movie
While promoting his new movie Gone Girl, the 42-year-old Oscar winner opened up about taking it all off and getting naked for some sexy scenes in the flick.
- Couple spends $30K to have threesomes with sex dolls
Not only was she accepting of her new boyfriend's kinks, but she actually chose to take part with them
- The real odds that your birth control will fail
Those failure rate statistics that you see are actually a bit misleading, they are for failure rates in a given year. Over time, the risk of failure is compounded.
- What you can learn from lesbians about sex
If you want to please her in bed, maybe take some tips, from other women. Lesbian women achieve orgasm more frequently than heterosexual women
- Disney porn, shame and BDSM Education
Kinkly summarises sex news, including the art of banner ads, to keeping it kosher in the bedroom, to why sex is so shameful