31 July 2013
- What non-monogamy taught me about sex-positivism
I don't believe in monogamy. Not for myself. But I promise to always be honest with my partners [more]
- We need to stop the focus on orgasms
To mark National Orgasm Day, Dr Brooke Magnanti implores people to stop obsessively focusing on orgasms and realise that sex without them is still sex.
- Do you want to have sex with me?
Young attractive woman propositions men on the street for social experiment - but does not get the response she expects
- Porn sex vs real sex
A food video explains how porn sex differs from real sex
- Eproctophilia: The world's smelliest sex fetish?
The world's first case study of a man who is sexually aroused by other people passing wind has now been published. [more]
30 July 2013
- The fish with a claw on its penis
Canadian evolutionary scientists say claws are used by the male guppy fish to treble the amount of sperm transferred to reluctant females
- Men's sperm quality decreases at age 35
Men's sperm quality seems to deteriorate after the age of 35
- The joy of sex transcends all
When I look at photographs like this, how can any able bodied person feel badly about themselves for being old, having lop-sided breasts, or being overweight?
- Is Luther state-sponsored torture porn?
Scenes in The Fall azre legal to make, legal to view in the context of the surrounding narrative, but unlawful to isolate and replay for sexual pleasure
29 July 2013
- Why I changed my mind about sex work
I feel uneasy about sex work, but here's the thing: it's not about me. It's about the safety and dignity of those who are actually involved in the industry
- How do men rate themselves in bed
The average boy thinks he's actually quite average at sex
- 5 Things you should know about her orgasm
The female orgasm, much like the female mind, is a complex phenomenon that is hard to understand, so pay attention to the following insider's tutorial
- Ethical porn: making feminism sexy
Porn doesn't have to end with a woman's face looking like a painter's radio...
- The scariest sex toys we've ever seen
Here are the creepiest sex toys we could find.
28 July 2013
- Men: orgasms more important than being in love
Hitting the spot is so important to one in four men and one in five women that they rate having regular orgasms more highly than being in love.
- The 'first woman of sex therapy'
Virginia Johnson died this week. She became an assistant to obstetrician-gynaecologist William Masters, and later his lover and collaborator on large-scale human sexuality experiments.
- Japan child porn law revisions
Proposed revisions to Japanese child pornography laws are generating controversy, the arguments centering on whether cartoons and anime should be subject to regulations
- The Brangelina of porn
James Deen and gal pal Stoya are skin-flick royalty [James Deen on Lindsay Lohan]
- Movie: where a vagina danced and sang
Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan and a notorious softcore film -- with a talking, dancing vagina
27 July 2013
- Masters & Johnson sex researcher dies
Virginia Johnson, half of the famous Masters and Johnson team, died on Wednesday aged 88 [more]
- Sex and the City screwed up my sex life
As a teen watching the show, I got the impression that all women magically knew what they wanted in bed
- Partridge Family star reveals threesomes
The Partridge Family mother, Shirley Jones, has revealed tales of threesomes, and aborted foursomes
- A memoir of female lust
When as a teenager Katherine Angel felt herself suddenly overflowing with lust, she began to wonder: Where are the similarly hungry women?
- Naked peeing giant statue divides locals
A sculpture in the central Swedish town of Örebro has hit a nerve with some local residents, who are unimpressed with the eight-metre tall man boy urinating in their river.
26 July 2013
- Argiuing couple strip naked in street
A Chinese couple arguing in the middle of the street, stripped naked to the surprise of on-lookers
- Arousing intimacy in marriage
Robert Duffer explains how a few changes to how you approach intimacy can help create the healthy sex life essential to a great marriage
- The weirdest places to have sex
When it comes to sex, we're big supporters of breaking out of the bedroom. But some couples can take things just a bit too far
- The feminist pornographer
I remember calling myself a feminist pornographer back in 1998, and people would look at me strangely, as if some words just don't, or shouldn't go together.
- The To Do List, teen sex comedy
The To Do List, is an improbably entertaining, R-rated raunchfest, that shows how far the teenage sex comedy has come [more]
25 July 2013
- Open relationships are good for married couples
Marriages are healthiest when husbands and wives allow themselves to have sex outside their union, a sociologist who studies sex and monogamy argued on HuffPost Live.
- Porn on the Kindle: A Catch-22
People like to read erotic literature on an e-readers because they're discreet. But retailers can make the smut very difficult to find
- Frog sexbot can teach you about evolution
Sometimes you just have to build a frog sexbot for science, and that means you're going to need some pretty specific moving parts
- Numbers game: sex with younger men
What do you do when your divorced friends start having incredible sex with gorgeous younger men? Join in on the fun.
- What the Internet can teach us sbout sex
Our sexual habits used to be a well-kept secret, but online data about our behavior is making things much more transparent.
24 July 2013
- UK PM knows little about porn filters
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has admitted that he does not have a single clue about how an internet porn filter works
- Sex toys you already have in the house
Seeking an added thrill in your love life but too shy to head to a sex shop? If you're reading this in the comforts of your home, look no further!
- Why streaking is fun
Sports-mad Australia are now debating whether what Wati Holmwood did was funny or worthy of lynching
- ESPN's 2013 Body Issue
ESPN The Magazine's "Body Issue" is quickly replacing Sports Illustrated's "Swimsuit Edition" as the most anticipated magazine event of the year [more]
- The forgotten gay sexual explosion
Today, very few of those popular gay cruising sites still exist. In our current desire to acquire civil rights equal to the straight community, we have chosen to assimilate and to clean up our act
23 July 2013
- Man wins smallest penis contest
Nick Gilronan explains why he is proud to have won the "smallest penis in Brooklyn" [See also: The average penis length?] contest
- Turning a deaf ear to the sex trade
Last week, sex workers gathered with symbolic red umbrellas outside the Swedish and Turkish embassies in 36 different countries. The press and politicians ignored them
- The Top 10 Monster/nude women sex scenes
Mr Skin reminds us of films featuring nude women and inhuman creature
- Reddit's DIY porn forums
Are the site's "Gonewild" sections, where users post naked photos of themselves, an ethical source of porn? [more]
- Losing your virginity at 36
Nicole Hardy figured she'd marry and have kids right out of college, just like other Mormon women she knew. Instead, she didn't have sex until she was 36.
22 July 2013
- Orthodox Jews get kosher lube
Rabbis have certified a range of lubricants as kosher. Is this the first rabbinically approved innovation to help oral sex?
- New 50 Shades book tops charts in America
Jodi Ellen Malpas's new books, This Man trilogy, have topped the New York Times ebook fiction bestseller list
- Woman gets head stuck in railings during sex
A neighbour called the police after finding the woman naked and unable to free herself from the stairwell. Her boyfriend was not around when the officers turned up.
- Ten things we can learn from gays
Much can be learned from the gay community, and indeed many gay things that could make the straight world a better world
- Masters Of Sex set to hit British television screens
The UK's Channel 4 is set to showcase a "classy period drama" featuring Michael Sheen as a pioneering sex expert
21 July 2013
- A history of prostitution
This year, along with weed, Canada technically legalize prostitution, but how long has the sex trade really been in operation for?
- The woman who trains dogs to have sex with humans
Meet Anna, a Ukrainian prostitute who is originally from Odessa but currently lives and thrives in the sex-for-money business in Holland
- Tumblr users revolt over anti-porn policies
More than 19,000 Tumblr users have signed a petition asking the blogging network to reinstate searches for blogs containing porn and other adult content.
- Testicles have taste buds
Scientists say that, despite being a long way from the mouth, taste receptors on the testicles and anus can also detect the savory taste of umami - the amino acid in soy sauce.
- 8 Reasons I love condoms
I decided to compile a list of why I absolutely LOVE condom
20 July 2013
- Scotland debate prostitution
Prostitutes have their say in criminalisation v legalisation debate as Edinburgh police step up raids on saunas
- Was tennis star right to strip off?
Tennis star Agnieszka Radwanska's naked photo shoot in this month's ESPN Magazine has led to her being dropped by the Polish Catholic youth movement and facing a storm of criticism
- Tumblr chief explains new porn policy
Tumblr's chief David Karp addressed today the issue surrounding the blogging platform's porn policy
- Retro sex advice of the week
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sex (But Were Afraid to Ask) by David R. Reuben, M.D., is the most popular book on human sexuality of all time, but advice from the first edition hasn't always make it to the thirtieth
- The Royal Portrait: Scot Sothern
Scot Sothern is a Los Angeles-based photographer and a big prostitute fan. He has been interacting with and photographing hookers since the 1960s, and his images have been widely exhibited in galleries in the US, Canada, and Europe
19 July 2013
- Heatwave? Have sex outdoors
The UK law on al fresco frolics is vague. Sex outdoors isn't criminalised, except for sex in public lavatories, which is illegal [more]
- Chimps experimented with sex more than humans
University researchers think that it is chimps, not humans, that have experimented with new sexual behaviours since our lineages diverged
- 21 things you didn't know about penises
Everything you always wanted to know about men's bits, but were afraid to ask! Read on for surprising penis facts.
- Porn-on-demand beyond regulation
Most porn on demand services available to British internet users are operated from outside the UK putting them beyond UK regulation, a regulator has warned.
- London Zoo Streak for Tigers
A British couple have admitted to being apprehensive about streaking naked in support of Sumatran tigers [more]
10 July 2013
- Lesbophobia: homophobia with sexism
As the Everyday Lesbophobia blog shows, many lesbians have countless tales of prejudice, and it can do lasting damage
- Is the pill the answer anymore?
The pill has been hailed as one of the greatest symbols of feminism, but with so many strong side effects and other options out there now, is it the be all and end all anymore?
- Firefighters free man from sex toy
A man had to be freed by firefighters when he got stuck in a sex toy
- Having sex with women with disabilities
It's riveting to hear the Push Girls talk so candidly about their experiences being wheelchair bound. [more]
- World's 5 most bizarre sex practices
A man had to be freed by firefighters when he got stuck in a sex toy
9 July 2013
- Moths talk about sex in many ways
Moths use both their hearing and their avoidance behavior to to communicate about sex
- Sex can be a complicated
As a photographer and filmmaker working on my projects in the legal brothels of Nevada, I have discovered people with strong negative opinions about what they do
- Chinese herbal sex medicines
I would take each sex cure individually, then try my hand at some solo sexual activities to see how my sex drive, and heart rate, was affected
- Does banning prostitution make women safer?
Most of what we think we know about sex trafficking is wrong, says Laura Agustin, who has spent 20 years investigating the sex industry
- Britain's best naturist beaches
Throw caution & your clothes to the wind on one of Britain's very naked beaches
8 July 2013
- My boyfriend's problem with my vibrator
I'm open about the fact that I pack a sex toy on business trips, but he complains he feels replaced. Am I being greedy?
- Sex during old age makes you look younger
A report delivered to the British Psychological Society reveals that an active sex life is essential for preserving youth.
- Kickstarter-like site for porn?
What does the launch of yet another adult crowdsourcing site mean for the porn industry?
- How bad porn can actually improve your sex life
Can watching porn actually build confidence and give you some fresh new ideas?
- Teens and sex
Few parents want to face the idea that their teens are having sex, but research shows that many teens are sexually active by high school.
7 July 2013
- Bodypainting festival gallery
Hundreds of models and artists are taking part in the 16th annual Body Painting World Festival [more]
- What men and women want in bed
Check out the differences between what men and women really want in this infographic.
- The next generation condom
There have been few developments to improve the functionality of condoms in the past 50 years, but the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is seeking to change that.
- Taking my boyfriend to a sex dungeon
It's 8pm on a Wednesday night and I'm spanking my bent-over boyfriend in front of three strangers at a pimped out sex dungeon in midtown Manhattan
- Sex Educator Profiles: Megan Andelloux
Good Vibrations interviews Megan Andelloux, and find out what led her to become a sex educator, and the most common questions she is asked
6 July 2013
- Women and sex: the myth-buster
Zoe Williams talks to Daniel Bergner, the American author of What Do Women Want?, an explosive new book about female desire
- Surprising facts about porn stars
Assuming you're not a huge porn connoisseur, there might be a few surprising facts that you don't already know about the likes of Ron Jeremy, Tasha Reign, the oldest working pornstar, Dave Cummings and new starlet Staci Silverstone.
- My girlfriend keeps saying no to sex
A 25 year-old man has been with his girlfriend for six years, but feels rejected after she keeps saying no to sex.
- Homophobia: A guide for straight people
The following are 10 easy strategies geared toward heterosexual men and women, who are key to helping dismantle discriminatory forms of communication that invisibilize LGBT people
- Why do we have sex at night?
Humans can have sex anytime we damn well please, so why do we mostly do it in the dark? Here's what science has to say about our preference for nighttime hookups.
5 July 2013
- I'm an asexual lesbian
It took me around 47 years to figure that out. it has been a long twisty road to come into this identity.
- The Top 10 naked summer camp stars
Mr Skin lists the top actresses who have stripped for movie summer camps
- Is the government screwing pornographers?
Adult movie producers and sex educators are taking the attorney general to trial over a record-keeping law
- Sex dwindles after 4 years
Lloydspharmacy have found that couples have a healthy Sex life for the first four years of their relationships [Or just one year]
- How do you define "Pornography"
Last week Vimeo deleted four of Ms Naughty's film trailers, and two private full videos, because apparently the films had violated their community guidelines
4 July 2013
- Council bans burlesque show
A group of Yorkshire councillors have just banned the local burlesque show, just as the National Trust has embraced the art form. Why are people so scared of women's bodies [more]
- No strippers but naked men, yes!
For brides wanting to wave goodbye to the single life in a more artful way but keep an element of raciness, one company is offering life drawing classes with 'sexy' nude male models
- Well hung: A black male conundrum
In modern British society, the black male penis hangs somewhere between pain and promiscuity
- Recognizing your ex-girlfriend in porn
According to Cosmopolitan magazine, watching porn together can be a great way to spice up your sex life, and watching it with girls to be a mixed experience, at best
- Do some lesbians feel more pressure to come out?
I wholeheartedly understand how some women are perpetual residents of "The Closet"
3 July 2013
- 16% of wives admit to cheating
The National Opinion Research Center's General Social Survey, has found that there has been a 40% increase in the number of wives cheating on their husbands, but the men are more likely to cheat [more]
- Public screen sex film mistake
A film banned as pornography in China was accidentally shown on a large LED screen in a public square in Jilin province, Chinese media report.
- When bare breasts double as weapons
Bare-breasted feminist militants Femen, are treated as a serious threat by police, harassed and threatened by the ultra right, and Facebook canceled their page claiming they are pornographic
- Happy Ending massage is legal in China
A Chinese official confirms that masturbation or breast massage acts that do not involve actual intercourse, are not considered to be prostitution, or illegal
- 6 Rules for outdoor sex
Now that the weather's turning warmer, many people are overcome by two urges: to get outside and to get it on
2 July 2013
- How much web porn is there
Many things in porn are exaggerated, including the statistics regularly quoted to show how much pornography is on the web
- What former porn stars do now
After their careers, ex-porn star become real estate agents, nurses, Christian activists, stay-at-home moms, and private investigators.
- Why do Brits like public nudity?
A mass skinny dip in broad daylight, and as many as 1,000 naked cyclists riding through London, makes you smile, and then prompts you to ask "Why"?
- My nakedness marks me
If someone told me a year ago that I would be sitting in a Manhattan apartment directly across from the legendary Betty Dodson - naked - I would have believed them
- 9 sex obsessed film directors
There are a number of directors who like to use the sex act or sexual overtones to propel the film on, from Ken Russell to Russ Meyer
1 July 2013
- Can your barber give you a 'head orgasm'?
A new phenomenon has been identified and callled Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response, or head orgasms
- A history of kink
Katelyn discusses the history of kink, as well as some ways that you can implement some kinky practices into your own life.
- Sex toys and uprising in Egypt
The shop manager claims that they are the only shop that sells vibrators in Cairo.
- 751 College kids scared of sluts
I bet the average woman would want to be friends with Blanche Devereaux. She's witty, sophisticated, loyal, and also happens to be a self-identified slut.
- Top 10 bare brides
Mr Skin countdowns the top 10 movies which features nude brides, from Mia Farrow to Kendra Wilkinson