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Orgasm is a primitive and fundamental response of the human body because male orgasm triggers ejaculation, which is vital for reproduction. Male orgasm involves the brain (which responds to erotic stimuli by increasing blood flow to the genitals) and...

The influence of religious beliefs on sexuality

Each culture has its own set of values. Some people consider these beliefs to be more important than others. While we are children, our...

Reproduction involves more than just intercourse

Sexuality is about reproduction. Human reproduction involves much more than intercourse. The distinct male and female roles are apparent from nature. The female produces...

At puberty boys develop a reliable arousal cycle

From a young age, many boys already demonstrate a more active and outgoing personality than most girls. Boys enjoy physical activities such as sport...

The female erectile sex organ (or phallus)

In the absence of testosterone, the genital tubercle forms the female phallus, called the clitoris. The clitoris consists of the glans and the internal...

Lesbianism focuses on longer-term relationships

Only 2% of women are exclusively gay (half as common as male homosexuality). The average age to come out is 17 years old for...

Domestic violence & emotional abuse in the home

Domestic violence (violence in the home), with women and children as primary victims, is a major worldwide epidemic. The majority, an estimated 90 percent...

Sexual scenarios tend to be biased in men’s favour

Men are much less inclined to consider consequences than women in general. Men don’t necessarily feel that a woman’s pregnancy has anything to do...

Sex without consent is rape regardless of intent

It’s important to appreciate that the situation where a man (called a rapist) rapes random strangers is rare. These men specifically enjoy the violence...

Women drive the need for dating and romance

While men assume that sex is key to adult relationships, women tend to focus on affectionate companionship. Unless she is trading sex for money,...

Women do not need to be like men to be valid

We do not orgasm because we are given information. Sex educators appear to believe that women should be educated about masturbation and the clitoris....

Why women cannot orgasm through intercourse

Orgasm is vital to men, so it is assumed to be equally vital for women. (1) A woman is impregnated regardless of orgasm Male orgasm triggers...

Orgasm is an instinctive response to erotic stimuli

Various nervous system responses have symptoms in common with orgasm. These include anger, fear and epilepsy. We can experience a peak of sensation for...

Orgasm is a one-off sexual release that is innate

Orgasm is foremost a response of the nervous system. But spontaneous orgasm (without any genital stimulation or mental focus on eroticism) occurs very rarely....

Women only orgasm when alone not with a lover

Men’s drive to penetrate inherently involves another person. But women do not have this hormonal drive that men have. So women have not evolved...

How men masturbate themselves to orgasm

Few boys masturbate before the onset of adolescence. Only 10% of boys are masturbating by the age of nine and only 13% by ten...

Understanding a man’s need for erotic turn-ons

For most people, sexual activity both alone or with a lover is a private affair. We rarely see other people engaging in sexual activity....

The erotic pleasure a man enjoys from sex

Men typically initiate sex and they masturbate much more frequently than women do. If male sex drive only involved a desire for orgasm, then...

How a woman can interest a man in having sex

Sex occurs much more easily in the early stages of a relationship because being affectionate with each other provides the most natural lead-in to...

The misconceptions that arise from pornography

Pornography provides boys with completely unrealistic images of women’s sexuality. The female body is sexualised and objectified (projected in way that causes male arousal)....

Sexual techniques that may pleasure a man

Men hope for a lover who contributes enthusiastically to the couple’s intimate time together: sharing fantasies, adventurous sex play and affection. A woman can...

A man needs to make sex exciting for a woman

When women see men, they think of sex. You could equally well say that men think the same thing when they see women. But...

Sex as a competitive sport & entertainment

A woman values a man as a social asset (who has status and experience). But a man values a woman as a sexual asset....