The belief that men are more likely to get turned on by sexual images than women may be something of a fantasy, according to a study suggesting brains respond to such images the same way regardless of biological sex. Writing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of SciencesNoori and his colleagues report how they came to their conclusions by analysing the results of 61 published studies involving adults of different biological sex and sexual orientation. The subjects were shown everyday images of people as well as erotic images while they lay inside a brain-scanning machine.
These are external links and will open in a new window. An app that claimed to be able to digitally remove the clothes from pictures of women to create fake nudes has been taken offline by its creators. Anyone who bought the app would get a refund, they said, adding that there would be no other versions of it available and withdrawing the right of anyone else to use it.
Victoria Murphy's firm Glimmer employs a strong army of naked cleaners - and she's looking to recruit more When an Edinburgh entrepreneur launched a cleaning firm, she gave a whole new meaning to stripped back style. Soon the Scottish capital's movers and shakers were calling up Victoria Murphy's firm, Glimmer, to help with buffing-up the silverware
The heat got too much for one woman who took to the streets of East London wearing nothing but a pair of shoes. The sizzling heat seemed to get too much for one woman who stripped off all her clothes and walked through the streets. Wearing nothing but her shoes and her birthday suit, the woman strode proudly through east London. While shedding her garments may have helped her cool off a little, the in-the-buff pedestrian still seems a little hot under the collar.
Some people have been released from ICE custody, after many were separated from their children. The Indian prime minister addresses the nation amid increasing concern over the situation in Kashmir. A major report says the West's high consumption of meat is fuelling global warming.
The event, at a 'secret' course in Essex, is branded the "sexiest and naughtiest golf day to hit the UK" by organisers. The event, said to be happening at a "secret" course in Essex, has been branded "horrendous" by critics. An advert by organiser 4Play Productions claims the event on August 16 will feature "very sexy and nude ladies to help the men if they need some help with their swinging".
A 'healthy body' looks and feels very different on each and every one of us. Sadly though, three-quarters of British women don't feel confident in their own skin : from wobbly bits to fatty fixations, body confidence is heading towards an all time low. This exact sentiment is what inspired the very first Naked campaign back inwith Zoe Saldana, Tracey Anderson and Millie Mackintosh making the first lineup of naked women.
Those in their early thirties have typically settled into a long-term relationship, which boosts their self-confidence. And they have often learned which diet and exercise combination produces the best results, experts say. Forty per cent of British women look at themselves naked every day, with a further 25 per cent looking once a week. However, a 16 per cent are so conscious of their wrinkles and imperfections they can't bear to peak in the mirror while nude.
By Alex Gangitano Follow alexgangitano. Today, roads around Whitehall were closed due to a naked protester who mounted a statue of the second Duke of Cambridge. To celebrate this exciting event, here are the top five naked protests in UK recent history