Sex is an amazingly wonderful thing, but it’s not without its oddities. For instance, did you know that the human mouth hosts more than 500 different types of bacteria? Yeah, try not to think about that the next time you feel like 69-ing. Sex isn’t just weird for humans either, a female ferret will literally die if she goes a year without “doing the dirty.”
If these slightly disturbing facts about intercourse have left you curious, please continue reading because we have even weirder coital information to offer you.
1. Waxing or shaving your pubes increases the risk of STI’s.
2. The human mouth carries over 500 different types of bacteria.
3. Female penguins are kind of prostitutes.
5. Left testicles commonly hang lower than the right ones.
6. Alfred Kinsey inserted the bristle side of a toothbrush into his urethra.
7. Sex toys are banned in both Alabama and Mississippi.
8. Women get turned on by chimp porn.
10. One in ten European babies have been conceived on IKEA beds.
11. Women are twice as likely to cheat during ovulation.
12. If a female ferret goes an entire year without sex, she will die.
13. During sex, your inner nose swells just as your genitals and breasts do.
15. Heavier men have better sexual stamina than skinny guys.
16. Male testosterone and sperm levels have decreased by a quarter in the past century.
17. Seven Viagra tablets are reportedly sold every second.
18. In a fit of passion, a female chimpanzee has the strength of six men.
19. The “G-spot” was almost called the Whipple Tickle- after Professor Beverley Whipple who coined the term.
20. British spies once used semen as invisible ink until it began to smell.