Tag: sexual selection

Is Sexual Selection Theory Up For Grabs?

July 9, 2012
Is Sexual Selection Theory Up For Grabs?

The most important study investigating sexual selection theory has been painstakingly recreated and found to be completely invalid. From Science Daily: A classic study from more than 60 years ago suggesting that males are more promiscuous and females more choosy in selecting mates may, in fact, be wrong, say life scientists who are the first […]

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Understanding the Nature of Male Attraction

November 9, 2010
Understanding the Nature of Male Attraction

In an era where casual sex is perhaps more commonplace than relationship sex, at least among young people, intrasexual competition is fierce. This is particularly true for women, who prefer to mate with high status males. Because the number of such males is necessarily limited, there is a fixed percentage of men (15-20%) who are […]

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