pheromones

Sex

Women With a Stronger Sense of Smell Have More Orgasms

A sensitivity to odors can also predict how both men and women alike experience sex.
Justin Lehmiller, PhD
6.1.18
Culture

I Went to an Armpit Sniffing Class

Participants in the class had their armpit scents analyzed by strangers in the hopes of learning something new about themselves.
Jennifer Swann
7.24.17
Sex

How Much Do Pheromones Actually Matter?

Read this if you've heard that your pungent musk contains the secret to seduction.
Kristen Dold
3.24.17
Sex

Follow Your Nose: The Science Behind Love, Sex, and Scent

From pheromones to that post-coitus funk, we investigate the relationship between sexual attraction and your olfactory organ.
Gareth May
2.17.17
self improvement

I Wore Pheromones to Become a Sex God

Do the mysterious, unscented love-chemicals actually work?
Sam Weiner
12.30.16
daily vice

The New Speed Dating Craze Is Smelling Your Suitors' Armpits

On this episode of 'Daily VICE,' VICE's Bupé Bhima heads to a bar in London to see if she can sniff her way to love at a pheromone speed dating event.
VICE Staff
6.15.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Is Making Rats Hungry and Horny the Best Way to Kill Them?

This is how Pizza Rat dies.
Jake Kivanc
4.11.16
Art

A Smell-Based Dating Service Lets Your Scent Do the Talking

It's like Tinder, but for body odor.
Beckett Mufson
2.16.16
uk

Museum Workers Are Making Male Moths Fall for Each Other to Save Their Exhibits

"It's like a birth control for moths."
Emiko Jozuka
6.17.15
farming

Fruit Farmers Are Using Sex Chemicals to Manage Pests

"The ‘kill everything in sight’ approach of chemical pesticides harms beneficial insects, too. But the beauty of pheromones is that they’re species-specific.”
Lauren Rothman
6.10.15
Science

Sexual Cannibalism Is Even More Twisted than You Thought

How female mantids use pheromonic deception to lure males into death traps.
Becky Ferreira
12.17.14
Stuff

I Tried to Find Love by Sniffing Strangers' T-Shirts at a Pheromone Party

The theory of pheromone attraction is obvious. Squirt your wazzoo behind your knees. Boys like wazzoo. They smell it. Boom. Boys move unconsciously towards you as their Cro-Magnon brains are short-circuited by so-much heady wazzoo aroma.
Gavin Haynes
7.22.14
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