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Self

  1. science of us
    Does Your Apartment Have Friendly Microbes?On the difference between ground-floor microbes and the ones found higher up.
  2. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: I Had My First Date at 28On learning how to start from scratch.
  3. science of us
    I’m Going to Meditate This Weekend If It Kills MeThis is going to change everything.
  4. investigations
    Are Toilet Bowls Truly Too Short for Some Men’s Junk?A depraved investigation inspired by the “Masculine Toilet.”
  5. science of us
    We’ll All Be Eating This Snack in 2019Water lily seeds and other wellness predictions for next year.
  6. science of us
    Beware Autumnal GonorrheaThe STI (and many other infectious diseases) fluctuate with the seasons.
  7. interviews
    Everyone Is Too Thirsty on Twitter. This Goose Is Trying to Help.Talking to Horny Reply Watchgoose, the goose who honks at horny tweets.
  8. beat around the bush
    6 Women Test Out a Fancy Pube OilIt’s Emma Watson’s favorite.
  9. beat around the bush
    When You Get Waxed for a Bad ManI only do it for a special occasion, like a man traveling to see me.
  10. science of us
    Would Life Be Better If I Cried More?People feel more connected to people who are crying. I want in.
  11. beat around the bush
    New York Women Draw Their Own Pubes“I try to maintain order.”
  12. self
    Justin Bieber Is in a ‘Season of Self-Discovery’He’s sick and tired of everyone’s “demands.”
  13. science of us
    I Cherish My Period TrackerThe apps may not all be perfect, but I love this one.
  14. beat around the bush
    What It Feels Like to Wax Your Own Pubic HairAn oil heir confirmed my desire for the labia I was supposed to want, especially as a fire crotch: hairless, no razor burn.
  15. beat around the bush
    9 Men Tell Us What They Do to Their PubesThere are rules and rituals, products and tools.
  16. friends forever
    25 Best Friend Quotes That’ll Warm Your HeartFrom the likes of Beyoncé, Zadie Smith, and more.
  17. science of us
    Why Are All Stories About Millennials and Sex Like This?Old people love having sex — in fact, they used to have it uphill, both ways, in the snow.
  18. beat around the bush
    What Even Was Vajazzling?One woman looks back at the mid-aughts most questionable trend.
  19. ask polly
    ‘I’m Lazy, Reckless, and Addicted to Social Media. Help!’The way you’re processing the world is broken. If you don’t fix it, you’ll just keep creating new problems.
  20. teens
    Sorry Teens, Your Juul Days Are NumberedIt looks like Juul is going the way of the Four Loko.
  21. science of us
    Diets Only Work If You Believe They WillVox’s Julia Belluz on her night in a metabolism chamber.
  22. nice things
    I Think This Demented Cake Is BeautifulA perfect little smiley face smiling up at you.
  23. beat around the bush
    When You Get Waxed for YourselfAt the risk of sounding problematic, I can admit there’s a sense of control that comes from being waxed.
  24. science of us
    Lie About Yourself Enough and Even You’ll Believe ItOur “memories” are more malleable than we think.
  25. self/reflection
    Eyebrows Are a Constant Reminder That Trends Are FleetingWhen I got halfway-decent at doing my eyebrows, the rules all changed.
  26. beat around the bush
    What Are Pubes Actually For?We don’t totally know why we have pubic hair.
  27. office hours
    There’s Only One Good Way to Email Your BossMy boss gets 500 emails a day. Here’s how I get her to reply quickly.
  28. swellness
    What Is Dietary Dampness?An introduction to the traditional Chinese medicine concept.
  29. science of us
    In Defense of the Micro WorkoutEven brief exercise counts now, according to new government guidelines.
  30. science of us
    Schadenfreude Turns You Into a Temporary PsychopathWe bet you really feel bad now.
  31. reproductive rights
    Planned Parenthood’s New President Has Already Sued President Trump (and Won)Dr. Leana Wen is the first physician to be president of Planned Parenthood in nearly 50 years.
  32. beat around the bush
    When You Get Waxed for the First TimeJust looking at my pubic hair embarrasses me, even when I’m all by myself.
  33. science of us
    I Haven’t Washed My Face in Two YearsAn experiment in going without.
  34. beat around the bush
    The Bush ReportWhat’s going on with pubes these days?
  35. piece of work
    Inbox Zero Is Actually Very EasyFor the love of God, delete your emails.
  36. astrology
    Madame Clairevoyant: Horoscopes for the Week of November 12Venus goes direct this week – finally! – but Mercury goes retrograde the same day.
  37. sex diaries
    The Single Man Who Doesn’t Like Guys Who Are Bad at SportsThis week’s sex diary.
  38. advice
    How to Break Up With Someone in the Kindest Possible WayA relationship therapist’s advice for how to prepare, what to say, and how to move on.
  39. science of us
    What Should We Call Frankenmeat?Lab-grown meat companies want a better name.
  40. science of us
    I’ve Been Comforted by a StrawberryWhy we stress-eat and how to embrace it (or reroute it).
  41. science of us
    Why Do Couples Get Matching Tattoos?A social psychologist explains.
  42. over easy
    I’ve Been Eating Olives Wrong My Whole LifeThere’s a better, warmer way.
  43. science of us
    A Meat Tax Sounds Nice to MeImagining a world in which processed meat costs more.
  44. living with money
    What I Wish I’d Done In My 20s To Have More Money In My 30sPlease make better decisions than I did.
  45. sure why not
    A 69-Year-Old DJ Is Trying to Legally Change His Age to 49He says his age is depriving him of Tinder matches.
  46. science of us
    How to Let Go of Pointless Mental AnguishAaand done! Releasing the worst-case scenario “truth” I torture myself with.
  47. science of us
    The Real Healing Effects of Fake MedicineA look into the wild world of placebos.
  48. it's complicated
    It’s Complicated: Nothing Sounds Worse Than Dating When You’re GrievingI lost my ability to feel attraction. I lost my ability to feel anything.
  49. motherhood
    25 Famous Women on How Crazy It Is to Give BirthWe’re hearing more about it than ever before.
  50. am i dying
    How Do I Know If My Shower Mold Is the Bad Kind?Prepare to feel guilty about your shower cleaning practices.
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