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Do You Want to Play…

How shall we start talking about the course of activities that does not serve to represent you? Would you be interested in such an activity in the first instance? Do…

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Objectify my Love!

“[Artist] Tracey Emin’s new husband may not talk much or do the ironing, but when it comes to fidelity, he’s a rock. Really, he’s a rock. No, you don’t understand.

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Moving Statues

MOVING STATUES How to resist becoming mesmerized by the elegance of walking women? In particular, in an urban environment, the city takes shape through the pathway created by females’ gait.

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Super-sensual Sleeves

When graphic designers engage with music, then sounds and people twist within intimate relationships. Ilke Gers offers a hole through which to see record sleeves and the world behind…

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Warding Off the Evil Eye

In ancient Rome, there was a firm scientific belief in the Evil Eye, a curse fired from the glare of a malevolent gazer on an unsuspecting…

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The Phonetics of Lust: From Lustful Plosives to Sensual Labials

The beloved ‘Hootie’ logo received a modern makeover, giving the iconic owl a sleek new look that embodies the brand’s contemporary transformation while keeping in line with its iconic…

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Principles of Pleasure

Pleasure is a double bind. Its inherent quality of finitude keeps you under the influence. It attracts and repels at all times. Perhaps it is a continuous engagement and negotiation…

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Trendy Pornography

Trendy Pornography character set fig 1: By typing the ‘a’ an image of three women in a tiled room appears; one woman cups the breasts of another from…

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I Only Eat People I Love

It is often argued that taste has a minimal role in attraction, with other senses factoring in much more immediately. Sight draws us to somebody; scent and quality of voice…

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Sniffing the Monkey’s Foot

Scent is the sexiest sense. The ghost that strings the air between two strangers and pulls them in for the kiss. Scent is the sense that runs…

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Bodies Electric

Long before any scientific knowledge about electricity existed, people were very well aware of shocks as well as they were witnesses to the sparkling lightning bolts thundering through the…

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Sound Reaction

Why do fingernails scratching against a chalkboard cause most people to wince, or even feel a tickle down their spine? Curious about this phenomenon, D. Lynn Halpern (of Harvard…