Shutting down child exploitation
The spread of child pornography and exploitive content online has exploded in recent years, as has the role of technology in the prostitution of children. Victims are getting younger and the crimes are more horrific than any of us would like to believe is possible.
Stay grounded: No sex in space
Experiments on plants show changes in gravity damages cells - and could lead to life-threatening illnesses. Rumours have abounded for over a decade astronauts have already done the deed although NASA and the Russian government has denied these.
Man prostituting Korean women in US gets jail, fines
A Milton, Washington man who owned a Korean bar where women trafficked from Korea were promoted for prostitution was sentenced last week to 72 months in prison and five years of supervised release, announced US Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. Chang Young Kim, 59, was also ordered to pay $112,050 in restitution and over $1.6 million in back taxes and penalties to the Internal Revenue Service
Internet porn means birds 'n' bees talk comes earlier
A father recently sat down to have "the talk" with his 10-year-old son. After he got through the basics on the birds and the bees, the boy asked, "Why do men wear masks when they're having sex?" Though the father said he had parental controls engaged on his iPad, the son managed to find a fetish site depicting men in masks.
Sex ed: The importance of learning about sexual orientation and gender identity
The school I attended had student groups such as the Red Ribbon Club (whose purpose was to spread HIV/AIDS awareness), the Black History Club, the Make a Wish Foundation club and more. There were students from a myriad of ethnic and religious backgrounds and with a variety of different sexual orientations and gender identities.
Bizarre sex games in today's Army training
It’s a case of soldiers gone wild: An eyewitness tells WND a US Army installation in Hawaii held a Valentine’s Day official “training” event in which male and female soldiers were offered prizes in a race to put condoms on sex toys.
Which religions have the most premarital sex?
Water flows downhill. Sex happens. But a recent study in the American Sociological Review reveals that even in this globalized, secular age, the religion you belong to still has major effects on how likely you are to have had sex with someone before marriage.
Thousands of California sex offenders disable GPS monitors
Several thousand paroled sex criminals in California are wanted for ditching or disabling their GPS tracking devices, a consequence of a federal court order to ease prison overcrowding, the Los Angeles Times reported Monday. The paper said some parolees have been charged with new sex crimes, kidnapping or attempted manslaughter.
Doctors report first cure of HIV in a child
For the first time, doctors are reporting that they have cured a child of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS. The landmark finding will help scientists better understand the nature of HIV, doctors say, and could potentially help countless HIV-positive babies in developing countries.