Facts About Sex and Sexuality

10 Sultry Facts About Sex and Sexuality

Who doesn’t love sex? Raise your hand. Even if you don’t crave for it every minute of every day, admit it. If you have a chance to get laid especially when a gorgeous hot girl is in front of you, you will surely grab the opportunity.

The Question Is – How Much Do You know About Sex?

The QuestionApparently, sex is not just about penetration, humping, giving her an oral and doing all the positions from Kama Sutra and whatever you can find on the World Wide Web.

In fact, there are a million and one things to say about sex, since it will always be fascinating, yet controversial – characteristics that describe the term itself.

However, there is science behind this three-letter word. Some people with brilliant minds even take time to study the mechanism behind pleasure and orgasm and debunk old theories and beliefs. Even William Masters and Virginia Johnson will be shocked when they find out these 10 things about sex.

1. A Man’s Sperm Can Live Up To Five Days

A Man's SpermLet’s say you had unprotected sex with your girl. Apparently, you are not sure if you accidentally jerked inside her. To ease any worries, you told yourself it’s not going to survive anyway. Wrong.

Surprisingly, male sperm is resilient. This means your sperm can survive inside a woman’s vagina for three to five days in a woman’s upper genital tract or in the cervical mucous. If alive, it is still capable of fertilizing an egg, which means you can still get someone pregnant a few days after sex.

You have slimmer chances when you ejaculate outside her body, because sperm can only last a few hours in such a case. To prevent any pregnancy scare, use a condom.

2. Birth Control Pills Are Libido killers

Birth Control PillsIsn’t it ironic when that one thing that could help prevent unwanted pregnancy is the same thing that kills your sex drive? Birth control pills make you enjoy sex without worrying about getting pregnant.

Unfortunately, it is one of the major culprits why your girl is saying no to sex, assuming your girl is taking oral contraception.

Any hormonal contraception can affect a woman’s mood in bed and overall psychological state in a negative way. To address this, ask for alternative pills to what she is currently taking. If you trust condoms so much, then ditch the pill and use a condom instead. It is effective in preventing unwanted pregnancies and, it is cheaper too.

3. Sex Increases Your Pain Tolerance Level

a study published in the Journal of Sex ResearchThere is a reason why Christian Grey loves whips and cuffs. It turns out that there is a fine line between pain and pleasure especially on matters between the sheets.

Based on a study published in the Journal of Sex Research, your tolerance for pain goes up significantly during your arousal stage.

The threshold is even higher during orgasm since the big O is notorious for releasing hormones that are known to block pain. This explains why during sex, your girl is even screaming for pleasure every time you spank her or pull her hair, with her consent, of course.

There is a thin line and your brain can no longer process well if your body is feeling pain or pleasure. This only shows that sex is a powerful thing that even your brain cannot handle.

4. The Brits Used Semen As An Invisible Ink

James BondAt least during the first world war. During that time, members of James Bond and company, also known as the British Secret Intelligence Service or MI6, found out that semen could be used as an invisible ink.

It turns out that those man juices do not react to iodine vapor, the main method used to detect invisible ink. More importantly, semen is readily available. The MI6 guys can just have sex in the loo and after jerking off, voila, the invisible ink.

This went on for a while, which made the dudes happy and eager to go to work. Later on, the British realized that there is a certain smell after a few days. Apparently, it takes days, weeks or even months before someone receives letters or messages halfway across the globe.It did work but they decided to stick to other, uh, cleaner and more hygienic methods to send classified information.

Good thing there’s now the Internet, don’t you think?

5. Women Have Three Erogenous Zones

WomenAnother fact: women are more sensitive than men, even in bed. Aside from being emotional, women are easily turned on by strokes and light touches, starting from her head down to her toe.

Hence, new research shows that women have three erotic zones – the G spot, clitoris and opening of the cervix. Some ladies argue that nipples should belong in the list.

Aside from this, there are a lot of nerve endings distributed differently in a woman’s vagina. This means despite the presence of erogenous zones, every woman is different down there. There are some common grounds in women. However, you need to employ different techniques and strategies down there for every woman, since what turns her on might not be the same case with other girls.

6. A Man Produces A Crazy Amount Of Sperm

A Crazy Amount Of SpermHere’s the truth: even a guy in his 60’s can still get an 18-year old pregnant. Even if you are experience andropause, or male menopause as what others call it, you can still knock someone up. That means bun in the oven, okay?

This is because men produce mind-boggling amounts of sperm and you are capable of producing enough sperm count for two weeks and get a fertile women pregnant. Maybe it’s time for those good-looking men such as Ryan Gosling, Ryan Reynolds and Chris Evans to spread those genes, don’t you think? Don’t worry. That includes you, as well.

7. People Spend Lots Of Money On Sex On The Internet

Spend Lots Of Money On Sex On The InternetLet’s face it – sex sells. It’s no wonder that there are tons of porn sites, sex toys and products suggesting sex proliferating in the World Wide Web.

Admit it. You spend a good amount of money on Playboy and FHM magazines and at times, you are willing to spend a dollar just to get access to Paris Hilton’s sex video, before it was released on video, of course.

Sex is a big business. A 2005 study published in Sexual Addiction and Compulsivity shows that more than half of the people are spending money on anything related to sex, whether it is access to a porn site, buying sex toys online or even a casual fling. Apparently, this concerns both men and women. It turns out that women are sex addicts too, they are just afraid to let it all out because of fear that someone will judge them for their preferences.

8. Sperm Contains Calories

increasing waistlinesWeight is a major problem affecting America today. If you noticed, many Americans have increasing waistlines and are experiencing health issues associated with their weight.

Because of this alarming scene, experts are calling for healthy living and lifestyle changes. Hence, the birth of tons of diet programs and workout routines that promises to help people lose weight.

There is no problem with that, since you want your girl to be as healthy as possible, right? However, if you always ask her to swallow your, you know, then this could be problematic. Apparently, a teaspoon of semen contains five calories – an amount that could spell something different for the ladies.

Even if it is a matter of personal preference, you have to inform your girl about the added calories in case she decides to swallow. This could ruin her figure.

9. Chairs And Women Have A Special Relationship

sitting in chair could turn on a womanDid you know that sitting in chair could turn on a woman? The pudendal nerves found underneath the butt and sitting bones feed the arousal tissues in a woman’s vagina, anus, clitoris and other erogenous zones. When she sits, the pudendal nerves are activated that could lead to sexual arousal.

However, the case is different if a woman sits down on a chair all day. Although there is enough pressure on the nerves, too much sitting can shorten the psoas and pelvic floor muscles, which are essential in body orgasm.

This could your ladylove’s ability to achieve a great orgasm no matter how much time you spent giving her an oral.

10. Take Note Of Your Condom

Take Note Of Your CondomHaving a condom on hand is a must since you will never know when you need it. However, all good things come to an end and keeping a condom inside your wallet for quite some time is not a good idea.

After all, the average shelf life of a latex condom is two years. Anything more than that deserves a trip to the trash bin.

It’s okay if your partner brings her own stash. The problem with this is that you don’t know how long it has been sitting in her bag. Condoms stored in wallets for more than a month are more likely to break than those that you got straight from the box. Better be safe than sorry, guys.

Given These Facts, Does This Change The Way You Perceive Sex?