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Sexuality deals with humans' perceptions and behaviors as sexual beings. Learn about both the biological and emotional aspects of sexuality in this section.

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What are the definitions of sexual positions? Learn about a variety of sexual positions and how they can enhance your sexual experience.


Do women hit their sexual peak in their 30s?

 Do women hit their sexual peak in their 30s?

You've probably heard that women hit their sexual peak in their 30s -- but is it fact or fiction? Find out at HowStuffWorks. See more »

10 Aphrodisiac Myths

 10 Aphrodisiac Myths

Phallic fruit, chocolate and Spanish fly all have reputations as aphrodisiacs. Find out if there's any truth to the myths. See more »

10 Ways to Spice up Your Sex Life After Baby

 10 Ways to Spice up Your Sex Life After Baby

Do you need to spice up your sex life after having a baby? Here are 10 ways to spice up your sex life after having a baby. See more »

References for Having Sex: What's really happening?

 References for Having Sex: What's really happening?

What happens during sex? We'll explain all the crazy things that happen to your brain and your body when you're getting it on. See more »

Does cheating run in the family?

 Does cheating run in the family?

Does cheating run in the family? Read about the possible links between genetics and infidelity at HowStuffWorks. See more »

Timeline of Sex Pictures

 Timeline of Sex Pictures

The how-tos haven’t changed much over the ages, but the collective understanding of what’s actually happening (and why) comprises a fascinating history that rapidly accelerates from the Renaissance onward, as depicted in this timeline of sex pictures. See more »

Love in the Lab: Top 5 Historical Discoveries About Sex

 Love in the Lab: Top 5 Historical Discoveries About Sex

Which historical discoveries revolutionized our understanding of sex? Read about the top 5 discoveries about sex at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Orgasms Work

 How Orgasms Work

Why do we have orgasms? Read about the science of orgasms and why men and women experience orgasms differently. See more »

Do men have a stronger sex drive?

 Do men have a stronger sex drive?

Do men have a stronger sex drive? Read about the differences in sex drive between men and women. See more »

Does love make your pupils dilate?

 Does love make your pupils dilate?

Does love make your pupils dilate? Read about the effect that sexual arousal has on your pupils. See more »