This Week in the History of Sex: Homosexual Necrophilia in the Mallard Duck

June 6, 2022 by Justin Lehmiller

Twenty-seven years ago this week, something unusual took place in the Netherlands: an observational study of the world’s first known case of homosexual necrophilia in the mallard duck. Yes, you read that sentence correctly. Kees Moeliker, the curator of the Natural History Museum of Rotterdam, looked out the window after hearing a loud bang, where...

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This Week in the History of Sex: Homosexual Necrophilia in the Mallard Duck
How Advances in Sex Toy Technology Can Enhance Men’s Sexual Performance
How Advances in Sex Toy Technology Can Enhance Men’s Sexual Performance

May 23, 2022 by Justin Lehmiller

**Note: This post is sponsored by The Handy More than 4 in 10 men report having experienced at least one sexual difficulty in the past year. Experiencing difficulties during sex...

Potpourri, Sex Tips
How Many Calories Do You Burn During Sex?
How Many Calories Do You Burn During Sex?

March 21, 2022 by Justin Lehmiller

At a broad level, exercise is defined as any activity requiring physical effort that either helps you maintain or enhance your overall health. Through this lens, sex certainly counts as...

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Pro-Tips From a Sex Podcaster
Pro-Tips From a Sex Podcaster

January 12, 2022 by Justin Lehmiller

In my previous post, I offered a guide on how to start a podcast. Today, I’ll be sharing some of the pro-tips I’ve learned from running the Sex and Psychology...

Interviews, Potpourri
How To Start A (Sex) Podcast
How To Start A (Sex) Podcast

January 10, 2022 by Justin Lehmiller

Since launching the Sex and Psychology Podcast, I’ve received a number of queries from folks who are interested in starting their own shows. Podcasts can be a fantastic educational tool...

Interviews, Potpourri
The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2021
The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2021

December 27, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

2021 was an interesting year to say the least! Our lives and behaviors continued to be altered in a number of ways by the pandemic—one of which was that many...

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10 Years of Great Sex: It’s the Tenth Blogiversary of Sex and Psychology!
10 Years of Great Sex: It’s the Tenth Blogiversary of Sex and Psychology!

December 15, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

Believe it or not, Sex and Psychology turns 10 years old this week! When I first started blogging at the end of 2011, I had no idea where this journey would take me,...

Potpourri, Uncategorized
The World’s First Sex Toy For Persons With Disabilities is Here
The World’s First Sex Toy For Persons With Disabilities is Here

December 6, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

Sex toys can be a great addition to just about anyone’s sex life because they can add an element of novelty, while also introducing you to new sensations. Sex toys...

Interviews, Potpourri
Holiday Shopping Ideas For The Sexy People In Your Life
Holiday Shopping Ideas For The Sexy People In Your Life

November 29, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

If you haven’t started your holiday shopping yet, now’s the time! With supply chain issues and shipping delays piling up, it’s a good idea to get started a little earlier...

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Seven Reasons to be Thankful for Sex Today (and Every Other Day of the Year)
Seven Reasons to be Thankful for Sex Today (and Every Other Day of the Year)

November 25, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

To all of my readers celebrating Thanksgiving today, don’t forget to be thankful for sex! Research suggests that sex is good for us in a lot of ways, both physically and...

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The All-New Sex and Psychology Website is Here!
The All-New Sex and Psychology Website is Here!

October 11, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

I launched Sex and Psychology nearly ten years ago. The site—and its purpose—have grown considerably since then. Initially, this was a fun side project I did while I was a...

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How The Pandemic Has Affected Interest In Threesomes And Sex Parties
How The Pandemic Has Affected Interest In Threesomes And Sex Parties

September 29, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

The COVID-19 pandemic has affected our sexual interests and behaviors in many ways, which I’ve covered extensively on the blog (see here for a recap). But something that hasn’t really been explored...

Potpourri, Sex Tips
I’m Teaching About Sex and Culture in Amsterdam for the Next Two Weeks!
I’m Teaching About Sex and Culture in Amsterdam for the Next Two Weeks!

August 30, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

Greetings from Amsterdam! Today is the first day of a class I’m teaching on sex and culture in the Netherlands through the Sexual Health Alliance. Amsterdam is an awesome city—and...

Potpourri, Sex Ed
Happy New Year! Science-Backed Resolutions For Better Sex In 2021
Happy New Year! Science-Backed Resolutions For Better Sex In 2021

January 1, 2021 by Justin Lehmiller

Each time a new year rolls around, a lot of us start making resolutions for self-improvement. I suspect more people than usual may be making New Year’s resolutions right now...

Potpourri, Sex Ed
The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2020
The Year in Sex: The 10 Most-Read Articles on Sex and Psychology in 2020

December 28, 2020 by Justin Lehmiller

What. A. Year.2020 was unusual, to say the least. Our lives and behaviors were altered in a number of ways due to the pandemic—one of which was that many of...

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9 Years of Great Sex: It’s the Ninth Blogiversary of Sex and Psychology!
9 Years of Great Sex: It’s the Ninth Blogiversary of Sex and Psychology!

December 18, 2020 by Justin Lehmiller

It’s hard for me to believe, but Sex and Psychology is officially nine years old! When I started blogging in 2011, I had no idea where this journey would take...

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