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Our Favorite Scientist Presents: The Sexual Spectrum

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Our Favorite Scientist Presents: The Sexual Spectrum

In the recent Santa Cruz heat, it's almost felt too hot to move. I've spent many days off work holed up in my house, trying not to melt all over the room and cause a mess. For those days when you are too sweaty and icky to move, Netflix is a godsend! In my Netflix travels, I discovered that Bill Nye's latest TV project has come to life! Enter Bill Nye Saves the World. Aimed at a more varied and adult audience than his earlier project, Bill Nye Saves The World retains every bit of his old-school campiness and charm. So what's this got to do...

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In the month of April, tune up your consent skills!

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Can you believe it's April already? I sure can't. But spring is here and that means everything in nature is beautifully blossoming under blue skies. One other beautiful thing about April is that it is Sexual Assault Awareness Month! You might be thinking, "That's not beautiful. That's scary! And maybe mean!" Listen, you're not alone. But I'm here to give you one really easy, universal tool to help avoid sexual assault and raise your awareness: Consent! Even if you are not someone who has experienced sexual assault first-hand, April is a great opportunity to brush up on your know-how and practice asking for...

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When Someone You Love Is Kinky: A Blog Post

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When Someone You Love Is Kinky: A Blog Post

An introductory guide to understanding how and what people love about kink play and S&M. Brought to you by S&M connoisseurs Dossie Easton and Catherine A Liszt, When Someone You Love is Kinky is written in everyday language. It is as approachable and no-nonsense as it is compassionate to both kinksters and those on the outside looking in. If you've ever been curious why somebody would ever volunteer to get spanked or humiliated for fun; or wondered where the line falls between the kink scene and real-world scenarios that are not so fun, this is a wonderful place to start!

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Anal Sex: Tips for Beginners

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Anal Sex: Tips for Beginners

With pornography's inaccurate depiction of anal sex as our culture's primary sex educator for backdoor loving, many people end up having painful first-time experiences, and never want to do it again because somebody shoved it in without proper care and preparation. If you're dating an ass-centric person, they'll probably want to give you plenty of backdoor pleasure. A good way to tell if you're dating someone who is ass-centric is if they request "belfies", always want to have sex doggy style, or try repeatedly to touch your bumhole during playtime. Anal sex takes time, consideration, prep, and even aftercare, and if you are...

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