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In this episode, science gives a technical explanation for why humans (and other primates) kiss. That is, if you really need that technical explanation. For me, the simple fact that a (good) kiss feels incredible. It’s foreplay, helping to¬†build erotic … Continue reading

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Your Brain on Sex

Several months ago I read the abstract of a study about the effects of sex on brain function. The study, like many scientific lab studies, was carried out on rats which can then be extrapolated onto the human population. In … Continue reading

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