Sex exists to avoid disease, study demonstrates

Dec 21, 2016

Sex exists to avoid disease, study demonstrates

From an evolutionary perspective, sexual reproduction could be seen as a nonstarter. Compared to cloning, which also exists in nature, it is a major waste of time and energy. Think of the ungainly, preening peacock — an easy snack for tigers and wild dogs ...

South Korean president's office explains Viagra purchase

Nov 23, 2016

South Korean president's office explains Viagra purchase

The increasingly strange political scandal surrounding South Korean President Park Geun-hye has now left her office defending the purchase of erectile dysfunction pills. Park’s office on Wednesday confirmed revelations by an opposition lawmaker that it purchased about 360 Viagra pills and the generic version ...

Classified ads website CEO arrested over sex trafficking allegations

Oct 7, 2016

Classified ads website CEO arrested over sex trafficking allegations

Carl Ferrer, chief executive of the advertising website Backpage.com, was arrested on Thursday on criminal charges including pimping, as authorities investigate the company, which has been accused of facilitating sex trafficking of minors. The attorneys general of Texas and California said in a statement ...