The persistent dream of a “gay utopia” is one of the constants in gay and lesbian historical imaginings over the last 200 years. But is it real?
If mating preferences are biologically predetermined, individual sexism shouldn’t have an impact. But it does.
Sex is everywhere in Greek and Roman art.
Should police officers be able to get away with having sex with detainees?
From striking women with goat’s skin to showering them with chocolates and flowers, here is how Valentine’s Day became the holiday we know today.
Taking stock of the impact of the 36 love questions on Valentine’s Day.
Single people have their own day to celebrate love.
Valentine’s Day celebrations occur all around the world in different ways that reflect local ideas about love.
Where does Valentine's Day come from? Let us introduce you to the festival of Lupercalia, a festival when naked young men and women ran around whipping one another with animal hides.
What explains our propensity to blame the victim, even in cases of sexual assault and rape? A true story of sexual crime in America reveals some key misunderstandings we may all hold.
Amongst other reasons, because they don't mind planes.
Can't find meaning in your life? A new study has the next best thing.
Philosophers aren't known for their love lives, but a few have managed to be tragic romantics anyway.
When we are asked to check a sex-identity box on a bureaucratic form, what definition of sex is being invoked and to what end?
The stories we wrap around ourselves, our neighbors. our children. The invisible stories we struggle against.
Three questions for the designer of a video game in line with the times.
Girl babies may have one distinct advantage over boy babies. But what is it?
While the unchecked ego might be popular at parties, it can get us into all kinds of trouble. Mark Epstein, MD combines psychotherapy and Buddhism to help people live with the self.
How useful are the algorithms dating sites use? According to one regulatory agency, not very.
Short-term use isn’t a problem. Long-term use however may come with lots of side effects.