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Sex is a defining feature of romantic relationships. From an evolutionary perspective, sex is essential for reproduction. Without it, the human species would die off. But some researchers have proposed that sex has a secondary...

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I recently received a Facebook invite to attend a friend’s party. Before indicating whether I would attend, I...

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Each week, we recap featured posts from Character & Context...

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The sexual behavioral system evolved to motivate reproductive acts. The primary strategy for achieving this goal is to...

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Each week, we recap featured posts from Character & Context and other blogs around the cyberspace,...

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