evolutionary-psychology

Why Do Men Get So Freaked Out by Period Blood?

Compared to the average non-vampire person, I’ve consumed more than my fair share of blood over the years. This is because my favorite food of…

Why Eating or Drinking Something Unexpected Is So Damn Awful

Something horrible happened just now: I gulped from my water bottle, only to have my mouth flooded with room-temperature coffee, and naturally, my gag reflex…

Why Thinking About Our Sexy Parents Doing Sex Stuff Makes Us Want to Vomit

What’s the most disgusting sentence that’s ever been spoken out loud? Doubtless there are loads of contenders for this, but the one that I’d instantly…

Shhhhhhhhhhhh!: Why Some Men Are So Silent During Sex

The other day, I was engaging in some nonreproductive coitus with my partner when I suddenly became aware of a strange sensation. Between my intermittent…