The Oral History of the Money Shot
We reached out to dozens of academics, critics and experts inside and outside the adult industry to find out how the porn trope of the cum shot came to be.
Catching Up with Tracy Kiss, the Vlogger Who Pioneered the Semen Skincare Facial
"Looking back, the video was probably too long and informative – people switched off and just wanted to see when I put it on my face."
The VICE Guide to Right Now
We’re One Step Closer to the Male Contraceptive Pill
Researchers have developed a new compound that removes a sperm's ability to swim.
Meet the Porn Pioneer Who Sold Bukkake to America
Pornographer Jeff Mike's late 90s series "American Bukkake" helped introduce Americans to the notorious Japanese sub-genre. Mike tells us about the pivotal series and how it changed adult film and American culture.
My Husband’s Sperm and the Lesbians Who Want It
Michael, my husband, is a tall, strapping guy from a clever family and his grandfather lived to be 90. Michael's sperm is liquid gold.
The Cure for Your Semen Allergy Might Be Injections of Your Own Semen
Postorgasmic illness syndrome may sound like hypochondriac bullshit, but it is very real – and apparently turns sufferers into zombies every time they orgasm.
Want an HD Home Video of Your Sperm? The Future Is Coming
Checking out your little swimmers might not solve your infertility problems, but it's a good start.
What It’s Like to Buy Sperm from One of Canada’s 55(ish) Semen Donors
It's a little like eugenics and that's a little icky.
Inside the Facebook of Sperm Donors
No sperm? No problem. The Known Donor Registry, a social networking site for free sperm, connects women with sperm donors who will go on to have some role in their kid's life.
Getting Paid to Jerk Off Isn’t All It's Cracked Up to Be
Sperm donation is an easy way to make money, but it'll make you feel judged, ruin your sex life and haunt you with the idea that you could have genetic offspring out there somewhere.
The Science of Artificial Testicles
A future in which we can cure infertility by way of sperm-making machines could be on the horizon.
Why Are British Men So Stingy with Their Sperm?
British sperm banks are in a sorry, sorry state.