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New Study Proves It: Blondes Aren’t Dumb

Next time you make a dumb blonde joke you may be the true butt of it: Researchers at Ohio State University analyzed 10,878 Americans who took part in the National…

Newser | March 22, 2016 - 2:00 pm

Porn Viewers Are More Likely To View Women As Equals, A New Study Shows

A recent study published in the Journal of Sex Research found that porn enthusiasts viewed as women more equal to men than people who did not watch porn. It’s as if they could tell that all…

Lauren Vinopal | March 4, 2016 - 7:00 pm

New Survey Shows 25 Percent Of Men Believe They Also Suffer Symptoms Of PMS

The condition is called “Irritable Man Syndrome,” a term coined in the early 2000s by researcher Jed Diamond.

Bronwyn Isaac | November 20, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Frisky Rant: Cosplaying David Bowie Isn’t Research, For Pete’s Sake

God help academics if it now requires weak attempts at method acting.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 18, 2015 - 1:00 pm

Eat More Grilled Cheese Sandwiches To Get Laid!

According to a new survey by social networking/dating site Skout, people who love grilled cheese sandwiches have more sex! The site surveyed 4,600 users, and found that 32 percent of grilled…

Claire Hannum | April 10, 2015 - 12:30 pm

A Woman Misidentified As UVA’s Jackie Is Taking Legal Action Against Chuck Johnson

A woman identified by (Living Piece Of Poop) Chuck Johnson as UVA’s Jackie isn’t Jackie, and is pressing charges. (Jezebel)
Bill Cosby Defender Whoopi Goldberg interviewed Bill Cosby…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | December 15, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Coming To A College Near You: Fat Studies?

Who decided to make Blair’s maid, Dorota, the only overweight one on “Gossip Girl“? And why did J.K. Rowling pen Harry Potter’s uncle and cousin, Vernon and Dudley Dursley, as…

Justine Fields | September 29, 2009 - 11:00 am

Spread The Word: Gossiping Is Good For You!

“Gossip Girl” obviously has the right idea—a new study from the University of Michigan shows that chitchatting might be good for your health. In the study, which ran in this…

Justine Fields | June 11, 2009 - 7:00 pm

‘Tis The Season For Having Sex

Need another reason to look forward to the holiday season? New research says the Christmas through New Years period produces an increase in the number of people who have sex.

Persia Ali | December 23, 2008 - 1:30 pm

A Chip For Your Brain That Will Screw Your Mind

Since your biggest erogenous zone is your brain, scientists are busy working on a vibrator for your mind! More specifically, Oxford University’s department of psychiatry is developing a…

Simcha | December 22, 2008 - 9:30 pm

Bless You! Sexual Thoughts Can Cause Sneezing Attacks

Psychiatrists are a British hospital have come to the conclusion that for some people, sexual thoughts leading to fits of sneezing, while other people may be prone to sneezing after…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 21, 2008 - 8:15 pm

Study: Pain Hurts More If The Person Hurting You Means It

We poke a lot of fun at silly studies on The Frisky, but occasionally one comes along that’s actually interesting and insightful. Researchers at Harvard University have discovered that our…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 21, 2008 - 5:30 pm
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