Sex is a pretty complicated and broad topic. This is why there are new facts that keep popping up about it regularly.
Check out ten pretty cool ones below.
A single sperm cell contains an equivalent of 37.5 MB of DNA information
This means that when a man comes, he is essentially transferring 15,875 GB worth of data. To give you some perspective, this is like ejaculating a combined capacity of 62 MacBook Pros.
In 2008, archaeologists in Cyprus unearthed a 7th-century lead tablet in which the following curse was inscribed:
“May your penis hurt when you make love.” There’s no evidence as to who wrote this curse or why.
It would theoretically take only two weeks to get every woman on the planet pregnant.
Let us elaborate: a single, average man actually has enough sperm produced over the course of two weeks to impregnate every fertile woman in the whole world.
Sperm can live inside a woman’s body for up to 5 days.
This means that it can fertilize an egg even days after it is released into the vagina, as it stays in the cervical mucus or the upper genital tract. Meanwhile, sperm outside the body can last for only a few hours.
Female ferrets can actually die due to lack of sex.
When they are in heat and unable to find a partner, they will secrete high levels of estrogen, which can cause aplastic anemia, causing them to die.
The internet is a very big sex jungle.
According to a study, more than half of all online spending is estimated to be sex-related. That is a lot of pornography and sex toys.
You should pee after
After you orgasm or ejaculate, the body releases an anti-diuretic hormone, which helps to prevent you from urinating directly after sex. However, you should do it, because peeing after sex can prevent urinary tract infections.
Women are more willing to commit adultery when they are ovulating
This loss of control can be their body’s way of telling them that they need to have their eggs fertilized… and fast.
If you want to make sex your exercise of choice, you may have to do it more often
It turns out that women burn approximately 69 calories during sex, while men burn between 100 and 200 on average. Nevertheless, sex is fun, so get sexercising!
Only women have the ability to have a bedroom voice men swoon over and get hard for
Women can actually make their voice sound sexier, while men have to resort to other tactics.